Six Wives Badges
Left to right: Katharine of Aragon: a crowned Pomangranate, native of Spain. Anne Boleyn: a crowned falcon, the Boleyn falcon. Jane Seymour: a crowned pheonix, mythical creature representing immortality, Anna of Cleves: The badge of Cleves. Kathryn Howard: The Tudor Rose. Catherine Parr: Tudor rose sprouting a crowned maiden.
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“One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art.” -Oscar Wilde This little stunning brooch was actually one from my great-grandmother's collection. It has been calling out to me forever to create something fabulous with it and this week, I spent a lot of time researching the Victorian "Lover's Eye" pieces. I suddenly knew exactly what needed to go in the center of this piece..... I love the statement - especially for me as an artist - of…
Carrying in the Coal - Salford, Manchester, 1964 Photographic Print by Shirley Baker at eu.art.com
Carrying in the Coal - Salford, Manchester, 1964 Photographic Print by Shirley Baker. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at eu.art.com. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.
Stylised map of the British Isles after the Anglo-Saxon conquest. Green = Gaelic territories. Yellow = Pict territories. Red = Brythonic Celt (British) territories Brown = Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms
Elizabeth II: The Diamond Queen - Britain Magazine | The official magazine of Visit Britain | Best of British History, Royal Family,Travel and Culture
Her Majesty The Queen celebrates her Diamond Jubilee this year. We look at a wonderful new exhibition of images from the Royal Collection, revealing a life lived in the public spotlight over 60 glorious years “Today, as...
The Hindenburg Disaster
May 6th 1937. Lakehurst, N.J. It was to be a routine assignment. Assembled as part of a massive PR campaign by the Hindenburg’s parent company in Germany, twenty-two bored still and newsreel photographers were on hand for the landing of 803-feet dirigible Hindenburg. As Murray Becker of Associated Press was framing the picture, the airship literally exploded in his lens.…