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Above: Winifred Anna, Duchess of Portland as Duchess of Savoy, by Alice Hughes, photogravure by Walker & Boutall, 1897. © National Portrait Gallery, London. Below: Fancy dress costume consisting of embroidered silver satin dress and lace ruff, "Duchess of Savoia," England, early 1897. Worn by the Duchess of Portland as "Duchess of Savoia" to the Duchess of Devonshire's Fancy Dress Ball, July 2, 1897. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London. CLICK FOR LARGER IMAGES.

Above: Winifred Anna, Duchess of Portland as Duchess of Savoy, by Alice Hughes, photogravure by Walker

Teacher's Pet – Ideas & Inspiration for Early Years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2) | All About Me Bunting!

Teacher's Pet – Ideas & Inspiration for Early Years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 All About Me Bunting!

Lady Anne Clifford image by Lisby1 via Flickr CC- England 17c Feminist who fought for inheritance rights for women.

Recovered portrait of early English feminist to be shown at Dutch art fair

Anne Boleyn ( /ˈbʊlɪn/, /bəˈlɪn/ or /bʊˈlɪn/);[3][4] c.1501[5] – 19 May 1536) was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 as the second wife of Henry VIII of England and Marquess of Pembroke in her own right.[6] Henry's marriage to Anne, and her subsequent execution, made her a key figure in the political and religious upheaval that was the start of the English Reformation.

Executed Queens: Anne Boleyn

Queen Anne Boleyn, second wife of King Henry VIII and mother of Queen Elizabeth I

Delightful miniature portrait of an English bulldog, listed artist, early 1900s

Delightful miniature portrait of an English bulldog, listed artist, early 1900s

A very fine gold filigree thimble with a silver top is thought to have been made in Persia in the 18th century. The gold wire is much finer than the twisted wires seen in early English filigree thimbles and the Persian filigree is applied to a gold ground for stability. During the Qajar dynasty, from 1794 to 1925, enamel working on precious metals was one of the significant forms of art in Isfahan. Qajar enamels depict figurative scenes including birds, flowers and portraits of youth and…

A very fine gold filigree thimble with a silver top is thought to have been made in Persia in the 18th century. The gold wire is much finer than the twisted wires seen in early English filigree thimbles and the Persian filigree is applied to a gold ground for stability. During the Qajar dynasty, from 1794 to 1925, enamel working on precious metals was one of the significant forms of art in Isfahan. Qajar enamels depict figurative scenes including birds, flowers and portraits of youth and…

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