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Drawing of an old carved chair purported to have belonged to Anne Boleyn, and purchased for Hever Castle in Victorian times. The chair is thought to be of Italian origin. Chairs such as this were rare and very high status in Tudor times.
Queen Anne Boleyn ~ Sometimes the wages of ambition is death. ~ Henry's divorce from Catherine of Aragon & marriage to Anne was part of the complex beginning of the considerable political & religious upheaval known as the English Reformation. She wielded much political influence & actively promoted the cause of Church Reform. Her relationship w/ Henry VIII had a radical effect on the course of English history. Her relationship w/ Henry VIII had radical effect on course of English history.