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    A depiction of Katherine Parr lying in state, at Sudeley Castle.

    A wax figure of Katherine Parr at Madame Tussaud's, London. Photograph by Lara E. Eakins.

    Letter by the Queen Dowager Katherine Parr to her husband, Thomas Seymour. The Dowager Queen’s letter from Hanworth is preserved at Sudeley Castle © Meg McGath, 2012.

    The marriage certificate of Henry VIII and Katherine Parr, dated 12 July, 1543.

    Queen Katherine Parr's personal copy of the book she authored, 'Prayers and Meditations', 1545.

    Katherine the Queen: The Remarkable Life of Katherine Parr, the Last Wife of Henry VIII by Linda Porter

    The coat of arms of Katherine Parr on the wall of Dragon, at Snowshill Manor

    1544. Another fine example of the decorative use of Heraldry occurs on a copy of Petrarch printed at Venice in 1544, and probably bound about 1548, after the death of Henry VIII. It belonged to Queen Catherine Parr, and bears her arms with several quarterings—worked appliqué on rich blue purple velvet, and measures 7 by 6 inches.

    When Catherine Parr married Henry VIII in 1543 - here captured in an 18th century drawing - she had already been married twice. Parr was married to Edward Burgh in 1529 and widowed in 1533. She then married John Neville in 1534, only to be widowed again in 1543. She married Henry VIII in the summer of that year.

    Katherine Parr's Book of Lamentations, with her signature on the bottom of right page-Kateryn the Queen KP

    Locks of Catherine Parr's hair

    Sudeley Castle England, Catherine Parr outlived Henry VIII and is buried here in this Chapel

    Sixteenth century painted panels, perhaps originally from Nonsuch Palace. They are now located at Loseley Park. The panels bear the initials of Katherine Parr, Henry VIII’s sixth wife.

    Door to South Hall, Sudley - it remained closed for centuries. It was where Katherine prepared for childbirth (Aug 30). It was opened on the 500th anniversary of Katherine's birth, revealing a walkway to the Queen's private apartments and a covered walkway that Queen Katherine and Lady Jane Grey would use to go to say their prayers at chapel. - from the Queen Katherine Parr facebook page

    Catherine Parr by Elizabeth Norton. $21.24. 252 pages. Author: Elizabeth Norton. Publisher: Amberley (February 2010). Publication: February 2010

    Catherine Parr. Cornelis Vermeulen (1644 -1708/09). After Adriaen van der Werff. Engraving Etching.

    Catherine Parr, as a Young Widow

    Final resting place for Catherine Parr at Sudeley Castle

    Catherine Parr, to advertise cigarettes. Hmmm.

    Reproduction of the gown worn by Catherine Parr in her Portrait.

    Catherine Parr

    royal marriage contract between katheryn parr and henry viii

    Catherine Parr's signature - Kateryn the Quene

    Catherine Parr Royal Doulton Collectors Plate PN123

    The Miroir or Glasse of the Synneful Soul, a translation from the French, by Elizabeth, presented to Catherine Parr in 1544. The embroidered binding with the monogram KP for "Katherine Parr" is believed to have been worked by Elizabeth.