Elizabeth the first. Tudor queen of England and Ireland, nicknamed 'Gloriana' and the 'Virgin Queen' who overcame many challenges and threats at home and from abroad to preside over a perceived 'golden age' in English history.
Elizabeth I of England For being a great leader. Showcasing independence, great leadership, decisiveness and thus making England thrive during her rule.
ABITI STORICI FEMMINILI 1500 INGLESE ABITO COSTUME STORICO FEMMINILE 1500 INGLESE EPOCA ELISABETTIANA
A sharply cut wool jacket with a corset-style body and feminine puff sleeves. The Elizabethan-style ruff collar in concertinaed snakeskin is inspired by Virginia Woolf's Orlando, a novel set across different periods in history.
Queen Elizabeth makes us envious in her show of power and desirability through her hair and elegant white dress.
CATERINA DE’ MEDICI – JEAN ORIEUX
Caterina de' Medici
Jorge Luis Borges, “Los Justos” (“La Cifra”, 1981)
Figino Giovanni Ambrogio Ritratto di Lucio Foppa, 1585-1590
When Edward IV married Elizabeth Woodville,he was defying conventions on several fronts.This wasn’t just about Elizabeth lacking royal status—Edward was taking a diplomatic gamble.To marry someone from within a country,and not someone foreign,risked disrupting the balance of internal politics.Not selecting a princess from the European princess-bride market rejected the prestige that came with a royal union.
James I of England & VI of Scotland, he was the successor to the English throne when his cousin several-times-removed Queen Elizabeth I died. He is best known for his sponsorship of the King James Bible. http://nickwalters.org
Tsarina Elizabetha Alexeievna
Queen Elizabeth 1-never married or had children. She was known as the Virgin Queen.
Queen Elizabeth I’s Ring. Gold, mother-of-pearl, rubies, and enamel, c.1560. According to tradition this ring was dedicated to James I (James VI of Scotland) as evidence of the Queen’s death and given by him to 1st Earl of Home in 1603.