Tudor history

Uncover the secrets and stories of Tudor history with our curated collection. From the reign of Henry VIII to the court of Queen Elizabeth I, discover the captivating era that shaped England's past.
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The Tudor dynasty oversaw a transformative period of English history, with monarchs including Henry VII, Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I. This era was marked by religious and political upheaval, including the English Reformation and the establishment of the Church of England. Henry VIII's six marriages and his break from the Catholic Church are particularly well-known. Elizabeth I's reign saw the defeat of the Spanish Armada and a flowering of English culture, with playwrights…

Mietek Mietek
Mary Tudor

Due to the elevated status of celebrities, we often forget that they are normal people, just like anyone else. But the glitz and glamour dazes us, and we forget that, if only for a moment. Same applies to famous historical personalities, and even to a greater extent: we can only see them through the works of (usually) great artists, and this dash of artistic genius always make these personalities look like demigods from a long-gone era of heroic men and women. But just like with celebrities…

Detail of Execution of Anne Boleyn | Print depicting the exe… | Flickr Tudor, Supernatural, Henry Viii, Anne Boleyn, Mary Queen Of Scots, Bloody Mary, Mary I, The Tudor, Elizabeth I

Print depicting the execution of Anne Boleyn, consort to Henry VIII and mother of Elizabeth I. Print made by Jan Luyken, c.1664-1712. Inscription: ‘ANNA BULLEYN Gemalinne van HENDRIK DE VIII/Koning van Engeland, binnen London onthalst’. The print is part of a series of plates depicting the deaths of various notable persons. They are held at the British Museum. Height: 190mm (trimmed) Width: 146mm

Melanie Siganos