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Isabella I of Castile; 1485. This was painted after her death (which was the year 1504), but I did the year ‘1485’ because it appears it was based of a portrait that was forgotten of her pregnant with the future Queen Katherine of Aragon (the first wife of Henry VIII).

Queen Isabella I of Castile. Before she was the queen, her half-brother tried to contract marriage to her with Alfonso V of Portugal. Isabella decided to make a secret proposal with Ferdinand II of Aragon to secure her place as the heir to the throne.

Kings & Queens of England

PINNER WROTE : Kings 👑& Queens 👸of England = The Lowthorp coat of arms is up on the left side top mostly yellow and red. :) But the most importand name is from the Wallace which is from my mother in laws side of the family, yes Sir Wallace.

Grace O'Malley was a tough-ass 16th century Irish warrior chick who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that would dominate the coast of Ireland for a couple of decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught," this ginger gunslinger raided shipping vessels, battled English armies, conquered castles from rival Irish clans, and once traveled to London just so she could talk shit to Queen Elizabeth in person.

Grace O'Malley was a century Irish warrior who led a horde of broadsword-swinging Vikings, Celts, and Scottish Highlanders in naval operations that dominated the coast of Ireland for decades. Known to her contemporaries as "The Pirate Queen of Connaught,"