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Anne Boleyn, second wife of King Henry VIII, whose motto was 'The Most Happy'

11 Ridiculous Myths About History People Actually Still Believe Show That We Need To Get A Reality Check

UNKNOWN MASTER, Italian  Portrait of Anne Boleyn  1610s. Seriously what an ugly portrait of Anne! Ew!!!

Anne Boleyn, Queen of England, Italian Posthumous Image based on the Holbein Sketch not anne, but maybe catherine carey,niece

Elizabeth, or Bessie, Blount is commonly known in Tudor circles for being the first known mistress of King Henry VIII of England (1491-1547). This article sets out plausible evidence that the above…

A Portrait of Bessie Blount (c.1500-1539?)

Tudor Faces: Two New Faces: the Hornebolte Portraits of Mary and Thomas Boleyn?

Anne Boleyn, 1650 by tudor_chic, via Flickr

Anne Boleyn, King Henry VIII's second wife, lived circa 1501 to by Frans Pourbus, Flemish painter.

French portrait of Queen Anne Boleyn.   A version of Anne's official portrait, which has been lost/destroyed. It might even have been painted by Holbein. The best known variation is the Elizabethan portrait in London's National Portrait Gallery.

Lady Anne Boleyn, Queen of England A version of Anne's official portrait, which has been lost/destroyed. It might even have been painted by Holbein. The best known variation is the Elizabethan portrait in London's National Portrait Gallery.

Year 12 History ‘Argument’ Project October 2011 Henry VIII: Authority, Nation & Religion, 1509-40

Year 12 History ‘Argument’ Project October 2011 Henry VIII: Authority, Nation & Religion, 1509-40

Stock Photo - Henry VIII and Cardinal Wolsey, painting by Sir John Gilbert in Ego et Rex Meus, Me and My King

Princess Mary Tudor, younger sister of Henry VIII and younger child of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York.  She married Charles Brandon after the death of her first husband Louis XII.  This is supposed to represent Mary around the time of 1524 when the couple was already married to each other

Mary Tudor, Queen of France, Sister of Henry VIII. I have been interested in the Tudors, ever since!

When Henry VIII came to the throne in 1509 he was just shy of his 18th birthday. He was tall, robust, handsome and athletic. Yet when the infamous King died on 28th January 1547 he weighed about 178kg and had a waist measurement of 52 inches and a chest measurement of about 53 inches. So how did this decline in Henry VIII's physical appearance happen? As a young man, Henry VIII was considered to be the most handsome prince in Europe. He was tall, standing at six foot two which was taller ...

King Henry VIII by Unknown Anglo-Netherlandish artist oil on panel, circa 1520 20 in. mm x 381 mm)

Anne Boleyn

Anne Boleyn by Unknown artist oil on panel, late century 22 in. mm x 441 mm) uneven Purchased, 1974 NPG

Amelia of Cleves younger sister of Anne of 2.

Anne Boleyn Pictures

Portrait of Anne Boleyn during her marriage to Henry VIII. She was tried, convicted and executed for adultery. The charges included adultery with her brother, who was also executed. Henry married Jane Seymour less than two weeks after Anne's execution.

François Clouet, Mary, Queen of Scots, 1560-61. Mary is shown in white mourning (en deuil blanc) to mark the loss of three members of her immediate family within a period of eighteen months.

François Clouet Mary, Queen of Scots, shown in white mourning 'en deuil blanc' to mark the loss of three members of her immediate family within a period of eighteen months.

Kings and Queens of England standing portraits digital collage sheet Henry VIII Elizabeth I costume fashion art history. $3.00, via Etsy.

Kings and Queens of England standing portraits digital collage sheet Henry VIII…

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