Explore Vintage Makeup, Elizabethan Fashion, and more!

Explore related topics

Queen Elizabeth I - This is a portrait not often seen.  The red velvet gown and cape would have been fabulously expensive in Elizabeth's time, a vivid reminder to all who saw this portrait of her status and importance.

"Queen Elizabeth I of England in Parliament Robes w/ Her Favorite Feather Fan" -- Circa -- Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger -- Oil on panel -- Helmingham Hall -- Stowmarket, Suffolk, UK.