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    Mark Satchwill: Margaret Of Anjou

    Margaret of Anjou

    Margaret of Anjou

    Margaret of Anjou statue Angers

    PORTRAIT OF MARGARET OF ANJOU, WIFE OF HENRY VI AND QUEEN OF ENGLAND DURING THE WAR OF THE ROSES

    Jane Seymour by Mark Satchwill

    Richard III (by Mark Satchwill)

    Katherine of Aragon by Mark Satchwill

    Anne of Cleves by Mark Satchwill

    Catherine Howard by Mark Satchwill

    Margaret of Anjou, Queen of Henry VI of England

    Catherine Parr by Mark Satchwill

    The Armada Portrait (Elisabeth I), by Mark Satchwill

    Medallion of Margaret of Anjou by Pietro da Milano. Made in 1463-1464 during Margaret's exile in France.

    Art: The Warrior Queen by Artist Mark Satchwill

    Margaret of Anjou (c.1429-82) was the daughter of Rene of Anjou & Isabella of Lorraine. Because of her vast inheritance, Margaret was a much sought-after bride. In 1444 she wed Henry VI of England by proxy. In 1445 she wed him in person aged 15. In 1453 her only child, Edward was born while her husband simultaneously suffered his 1st mental collapse. Margaret took over the government & got Henry to dissolve Parliament. She raised an army to overcome those who were threatening her power.

    Edward I (Longshanks) by Artist Mark Satchwill

    Margaret Tudor

    Arbella Stuart was a direct descendant of King Henry VII of England. As the only child of Charles Stuart, Earl of Lennox and Elizabeth Cavendish, she was a grandchild of Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox and Margaret Douglas, who was, in turn, the daughter of Margaret Tudor, widow of James IV of Scotland, mother of James V of Scotland, and daughter of England's Henry VII. Margaret Douglas was the product of Margaret Tudor's second marriage, to Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus

    Margaret of Anjou, wife of King Henry VI of England, c. 1445