Coronation portrait - 1600 copy of 1558 original (National Portrait Gallery, London) Previous Next List This is a 1600 copy of a portrait painted of 25-year old Elizabeth Tudor in her coronation robes with her regalia.
Elizabeth I: one of my favorite rulers in European history
I love this. It's not the usual 'girl power' bullshit. Queen Elizabeth I of England. Not 'girl' power, absolute power.
This painting is the finest and most compelling portrait of Elizabeth I before her accession. It conveys her beauty, dignity, gentleness and learning. 1546 / Attributed to William Scrots. Probably painted for Henry VIII.
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Elizabeth I being carried in a procession, c. 1600
Performing Selfhood: The Costumed Body as a Lite of Mediation Between Life, Art and the Theatre in the English Renaissance
Elizabeth in a French Farthingale - notice how the skirt does not go all the way to the floor, but goes to the ankle. She has a standing ruff, conch, fan, and slashed shoes as well.
Close Up Queen Elizabeth's Tomb: Westminister Abbey