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Francis Walsingham, principal secretary to Elizabeth I, mostly known as her spymaster. Potrait c. 1585, attributed to John de Critz. Walsingham died April 1690.

NOT "Glove of Elizabeth I" Wishful thinking. This is contemporary art by Rozanne Hawksley. www.rozannehawksl...

What a beautiful face! Miniature of Princess Elizabeth, later Elizabeth I, by William Essex

Princess Elizabeth’s, later Queen Elizabeth I, letter to her sister Queen Mary I. Written just before she was taken to the Tower.

Elizabeth I, the Darnley Portrait, c. 1575-6, possibly by the Italian artist Federico Zuccari, who is known to have visited the court in 1575, and made preparotory drawings for full-length portraits of both Elizabeth and her favourite, Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leister.

Portrait of William Cecil, Lord Burghley, Elizabeth I's chief Councillor and friend, who was one of the most powerful and successful political figures of the Tudor period.

My favorite Queen of them all was Queen Elizabeth 1 - The later years of Elizabeth's reign are sometimes referred to as a Golden Age.

William Cecil Riding a Mule, c. 1570. William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (sometimes spelled Burleigh), KG (13 September 1520 – 4 August 1598) was an English statesman, the chief advisor of Queen Elizabeth I for most of her reign, twice Secretary of State (1550–1553 and 1558–1572) and Lord High Treasurer from 1572. He was the founder of the Cecil dynasty which has produced many politicians including two Prime Ministers.

1575-1578 Elizabeth attributed to Nicholas Hilliard (Anglesey Abbey, Cambridge UK) Queen Elizabeth is dressing more and more strikingly as her reign advances, as shown in this 1575-1578 portrait.

BEAUTIFUL DETAIL OF 16TH CENTURY DOCUMENT THAT DESCRIBES THE EVENTS OF QUEEN ELIZABETH I'S CORONATION. PRESERVED BEAUTIFULLY. WOW.

Queen Elizabeth I with an ermine collar or stole.

Isaac Oliver "Queen Elizabeth I : The Rainbow Portrait" 1600