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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.
Detail from the Eliza Triumphans attributed to Robert Peake, c.1601. (Private Collection)
1570s Queen Elizabeth I 1533-1603 unknown artist
It's About Time: Queen Elizabeth I - 1533-1603 Unknown Artist