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the Tudor "confessions" Tumblr ;)
Queen Elizabeth I of England - Born 1533, Ruled 1558 to 1603 (Died) - Procession Portrait
A detail of Elizabeth I from "Queen Elizabeth Going in Procession to Blackfriars", which is attributed to both Marcus Gheeraerts the elder and Robert Peake. Read about the Queen's visit to the wedding here: http://www.beingbess.blogspot.com/2012/06/on-this-day-in-elizabethan-historyjune.html
March 24th is the anniversary of the day in 1603 when Elizabeth I, the greatest queen in England’s history so far (and a contender for most powerful monarch perhaps) died.
Queen Elizabeth, c.1600. Artist Unknown. City Museum, Plymouth.
Elizabeth I, Coronation Procession portrait by Robert Peake the Elder
It's About Time: Queen Elizabeth I - Her own poetry + a few portraits
BEAUTIFUL DETAIL OF 16TH CENTURY DOCUMENT THAT DESCRIBES THE EVENTS OF QUEEN ELIZABETH I'S CORONATION. PRESERVED BEAUTIFULLY. WOW.
Elizabeth I. I don't buy into the "royal family" nonsense, but I admire this lady. She took down the powerful King of Spain, the Pope, and France. A woman who showed a woman can rule in a man's world.
Queen Elizabeth I with an ermine collar or stole.
Portrait of Elizabeth I commissioned by Robert Dudley
1575 Queen Elizabeth I 1533-1603 The Phoenix Portrait, attr to Nicholas Hilliard.
Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was queen regnant of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death Elizabeth was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty.
1560 Queen Elizabeth I 1533-1603 Coronation Miniature
Detail from the Eliza Triumphans attributed to Robert Peake, c.1601. (Private Collection)
Elizabeth I Queen of England (1533-1603)