Lady in Waiting

Collection by Melissa Leilani Larson


A play that parallels the life and marriage of Margaret Wyatt Lee with that of her childhood friend, Anne Boleyn.

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The Jewel Anne Boleyn sent to King Henry VIII depicting a woman on a ship in a storm tossed sea signifying that she was willing to brave the tempest with Henry and he was the diamond guiding the ship as her protector.

Margaret Tudor,dated Daniel Mytens.Daniël Mijtens (circa - Royal Collection Margaret Tudor,Queen consort of Scotland. Tudor History, European History, British History, Asian History, Charles Brandon, Tudor Black Bay, Tudor Era, Tudor Style, Casas Tudor

Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scotland, daughter of Henry VII, sister of Henry VIII, grandmother of Mary Queen of Scots

c.1620-38 Daniel Mytens Presumably painted for Charles I. My personal theory is that this portrait uses as its model Charles I's niece, Elizabeth, the daughter of his sister Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia. 3791576353/in/set-72157621948306318/

Mary Stuart or Mary Queen of Scots - Beautiful & charming, she ruled Scotland for 25 years. Fleeing Protestant Scotland, Mary was arrested and held prisoner for 18 years before her execution by her cousin Queen Elizabeth I. Mary Queen Of Scots, Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth, Tudor History, British History, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Mary Stewart, Maria Stuart

Historical Figures of George Stuart

About Mary Stuart, Mary Queen of Scots, from Historical Figures of England, a full length portrait by artist and historian George Stuart. Catelog name MaryStuart.

A Tudor great Hall - Hampton Court, London Tudor History, British History, Asian History, Dinastia Tudor, Hampton Court, Hampton Palace, Le Palais, Palaces, Abandoned Mansions

Great Hall, Hampton Court Palace

Henry VIII's banqueting hall, covered in original tapestries. When we went, they were celebrating the 500th anniversary of Henry VIII's accession to the throne, and they had reenactments of his wedding to Kateryn Parr. I don't believe the Hall is usually decked out like this. We were lucky! (And if I lived in London, I'd be at this place every weekend, if not more often.) Hampton Court Palace.

Prisoner graffiti at the Tower of London: Wow! They made graffiti look elegant back then. Tudor History, European History, British History, World History, Uk History, Asian History, History Facts, European Travel, Ancient History

Graffiti at the Tower of London

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

"On this site stood the Tudor Palace of Greenwich, built by King Henry VII, and birthplace of King Henry VIII in and his daughters Queen Mary I in 1516 and Queen Elizabeth I in Tudor History, European History, British History, Asian History, Mary I, Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth, Rey Enrique Viii, Tudor Monarchs

Good Queen Bess

A spirit full on incantation... A blog about Elizabeth Tudor. Questions are always welcome. Enjoy!

9 Bizarre Objects Owned By Henry VIII.The most king in British history owned some very unusual curiosities indeed. History Of England, Tudor History, European History, British History, Ancient History, History Major, Women's History, Los Tudor, Tudor Era

9 Bizarre Objects Owned by Henry VIII

After Henry VIII died in 1547, a full inventory of his possessions was commissioned in London. Here are some of the stranger items on the list. 9 Bizarre Objects Owned By Henry VIII | Mental Floss

Excerpt: 'The FALCON was the symbol for Anne Boleyn, consort of Henry VIII. The Queen did this needlework in the canopy for the christening of her daughter Elizabeth I, future Queen of England.

c. 1533: falcon needlework done by Anne Boleyn

Effigy of Queen Mary I. Mary Tudor was the fifth child of Henry VIII and Katherine of Aragon but the only one who survived infancy. She died at St James's Palace in 1558 at he age of 42 and had reigned for little over five years.

Effigy of Queen Mary I, daughter of Catherine of Aragon

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Anne Boleyn, badge and motto.Second wife of Henry the VII~Executed on May on trumped up charges of adultery and treason. Anne was Queen for just three years.She also failed to deliver the promised son. Her daughter became Queen Elizabeth I

Anne Boleyn, badge and motto. Tenure as consort: 1533-1536.

Genevieve Bujold as Queen Anne Boleyn in the Anne Of The Thousand Days movie. Best movie on Anne Boleyn ever. Anne Boleyn, Period Piece Movies, British Costume, Wives Of Henry Viii, Tudor Fashion, Tudor History, British History, Uk History, Catherine Of Aragon


A list of my top ten movies ever... (Well top 18 movies ever, coz I couldn't cut them down.) They are in no particular order, because that would be too difficult, and I'll probably (definitely) have forgotten a few... 1)Titanic So Leo will probably crop up a few times in this list (just warning you.) I went to see this movie seven times at the cinema, I was eleven (legally underage may I add- as the film is certified 12) and each time I thought MAYBE THIS TIME JACK WON'T DIE. He died every…