TODAY IN HISTORY - Mary Tudor was born was born at Richmond Palace (18 March 1496 – 25 June 1533) - daughter of Henry VII & younger sister of King Henry VIII of England & queen consort of France. Mary had been unhappy with her marriage to Louis XII, as at this time she was almost certainly in love w/ Charles Brandon. She married Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk in secret. Henry VIII was outraged, & wanted Brandon imprisoned or executed. Luckily, Brandon ended up w/ only a heavy fine.
Code: WH03697 Artiste: English School Titre: Portrait de la reine (ou Elizabeth) Elisabeth Iere d'Angleterre (1533-1603). 17th cent. Localisation: Musee du Chateau Ville: Pau État: France Période/Style: Not available Genre: Not available Remarques: peinture, cm 56 x 77 A curious-looking painting, not very English looking for the English school, and really, not looking much like the queen either. Perhaps because it's 17th century?