Discover all the things that inspire you
You can also sign in with
There’s more to see...
Come take a look at what else is here!
He used Pinterest to start his rooftop oasis
Join Pinterest to find (and save!) all the things that inspire you.
Creating an account means you’re okay with Pinterest's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
50+
billion Pins
to explore
15
seconds to
sign up (free!)
Visit site
  • Official Lady Haven Magallanes

    It was on November 17, 1558 that Elizabeth I, of the House of Tudor, became “Queen of England, Ireland and France”. There was a time, years ago, when I was a struggling university student pepped up on classes in British literature, Tudor history and the like that my admiration for “Good Queen Bess” was so complete as be approaching idolatry.

  • gordon reed

    The Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I, painted by George Gower in 1590 - one of three versions of this allegorical panel painting depicting the Tudor queen surrounded by symbols of imperial majesty against a backdrop representing the defeat of the Spanish Armada in 1588. Currently hangs in the art gallery of Woburn Abbey near London, England.

Tags:
Armada Portraits, Queen Elizabeth, Tudor History, England, Spanish Armada, Queens, George Gower, I'M, Elizabeth I

Related Pins

#PrinceWilliam's favorite photo of himself with the Queen. This photo makes me smile every time! #royalfamily #queenelizabeth

Anne Stafford, daughter of Catherine Woodville, niece of Queen Elizabeth Woodville and mistress of Henry VIII 17th great grand aunt

Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, by Norman Parkinson colour print, 1980 (credit: National Portrait Gallery)

Sir John Dodderidge. Chief Justice to Queen Elizabeth I.

Elizabeth the first. Tudor queen of England and Ireland, nicknamed 'Gloriana' and the 'Virgin Queen' who overcame many challenges and threats at home and from abroad to preside over a perceived 'golden age' in English history.

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

Queen Elizabeth II looked incredibly lovely during this visit to the U.S. in 1976, decked out in femme #florals and dainty details, like a chain of pearls and structured handbag. Of course, she topped it all off with a charming hat #refinery29

HM Queen Elizabeth when Dutchess of York - 1925 Yes, it's the "Queen Mum" and this painting, on loan from HM Queen Elizabeth II, was one of the highlights of the NPG show.

Queen Elizabeth I in Coronation Robes, circa 1559 Giclee Print