Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee - study for the head of the damsel in "Chivalry"

Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee, Study for the head of the damsel in ‘Chivalry’ pencil and white chalk on grey paper, watermark x in.

History of art: Portrait of Lady Hillingdon, detail, by Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee (1904)

Portrait of Lady Hillingdon, 1904 (detail) ~ Sir Francis (Frank) Bernard Dicksee

Sir Francis Drake (1540-1596), a legendary explorer for Queen Elizabeth I and a bit of a pirate....ahem, privateer... gathering a fantastic amount of booty-the old fashioned kind-from the Spanish. He also circumnavigated the globe, third after Magellan and some guy I'd never heardof-García Jofre de Loaísa. See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_circumnavigations

Sir Frances Drake, the Devonshire seaman returned to Plymouth in the Golden Hind, becoming the first British navigator to circumnavigate the earth on this day September, 1580

Francis Drake was one of the Sea Dogs or aka English captains; Elizabeth was the one who encouraged them to go against Spain. She then made him a knight and King Philip could not say anything to him.

Francis Drake born c. 1540 in Tavistock, Devon, England was one of the Sea Dogs or aka English captains; Elizabeth I was the one who encouraged them to go against Spain. She then made him a knight and King Philip could not say anything to him.

The Prayer of Sir Francis Drake, an English sea captain who lived from 1540- 1596. He was the second sailor to circumnavigate the globe.

The Prayer of Sir Francis Drake, an English sea captain who lived from 1540- 1596. He was the second sailor to circumnavigate the globe.

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Sir Francis Walsingham – Elizabeth’s Spymaster

Sir Francis Walsingham – Elizabeth’s Spymaster

Elizabeth I Knights Sir Francis Drake art by F Stocks May

Elizabeth I Knights Sir Francis Drake (Original) (Signed) art by F Stocks May

Portrait of Mrs. Austin Mackenzie  Sir Francis Bernard (Frank) Dicksee - 1918

Portrait of Mrs. Austin Mackenzie Sir Francis Bernard (Frank) Dicksee - 1918

The Sensitive Plant, study, Sir Frank Dicksee. English Pre-Raphaelite Painter (1853 - 1928)                                                                                                                                                                                 Más

fletchingarrows: “ in-the-middle-of-a-daydream: “ The Sensitive Plant, study, Sir Frank Dicksee. English Pre-Raphaelite Painter - ” in the garden at sunset ”

The Mother - Sir Francis Bernard (Frank) Dicksee - circa 1910

The Mother - Sir Francis Bernard (Frank) Dicksee - circa 1910

Tudor Explorers (including cirumnavigation by Sir Francis Drake)

Tudor Explorers (including cirumnavigation by Sir Francis Drake)

"Portrait of Mrs. Norman Holbrook, in a Turquoise Dress and a White Fan" (1921) (detail) by Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee (1853-1928).

Sir Francis Bernard Dicksee , Detail: Portrait of Mrs. Norman Holbrook, in a Turquoise Dress and a White Fan,

Sir Francis Drake: California Explorer- Engaging Close Reading and Activities

Sir Francis Drake: California Explorer- Engaging Close Reading and Activities

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