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King Edward III, reigned 1327–77 © National Portrait Gallery, London

One of the largest and most important sets of portraits of early English kings and queens is on display at the National Portrait Gallery for the first time in 36 years.

Princess Anastasia Romanov - the 'missing princess' (who has now been found ha). I thought she was so cool when I was a kid.

The missing Romanov daughter was never Anastasia (pictured here).it was actually Maria's bones that remained missing, leading to the myth that a daughter had escaped. It was a false hope & never true.

Queen Elizabeth of York, wife of Henry VII, mother of Henry VIII, Margaret, Arthur, and Mary Tudor (posthumous portrait).

Elizabeth of York, daughter of Edward IV; wife of Henry VII; mother of Henry VIII, Margaret, Arthur, and Mary Tudor (posthumous portrait).

the lock of greying red hair preserved at Wilton, Queen Elizabeth I is said to have given to Philip Sidney in 1572 when she was thirty-nine

the lock of greying red hair preserved at Wilton, Queen Elizabeth I is said to have given to Philip Sidney in 1572 when she was thirty-nine

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CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT , here's another Bull shit all men are created equal , what a bunch of shit . So I'm not Afro American but , I know about the crap they have thrown everyone the lies .

Gran Duque Alex, Gran Duque Sergei Principe George de Grecia y Nicolas II

Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich with relatives, Prince George of Greece (standing), Grand Duke Alexander Mikhailovich 'Sandro' (L) and Grand Duke Sergei Mikhailovich (R), late

Empress Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia.A♥W

Сочетание цветов и вышивка! The last Empress of Russia, Tsarina Alexandra Fyodorovna Romanova, nee Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine consort of Nicholas II., seen here in full court dress, year Photo by Tashusik.

Detail of Tuxen's painting of the marriage of Tsar Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna.

Detail of Tuxen's painting of the marriage of Tsar Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna, 26 November The marriage that began that night remained exceptionally close until the pair was assassinated simultaneously in

Tsar Nicholas ll of Russia in 1908. "AL"

royaland: “ memory-of-the-romanovs: ““Nicholas II ” ” Tha last Emperor of Russia ”

One picture exists of Elizabeth as a child, attributed to the court painter William Scrots. She had slender shoulders, a delicate neck and a heart-shaped face with ginger hair and eyebrows.  In the next known portrait, shortly after she was crowned queen, her broad shoulders and neck are disguised with heavy furs. She is wearing a wig, and her eyebrows are plucked bare. Her jaw is heavy and square.  All subsequent pictures of the queen were painted to an ideal, showing Elizabeth as she…

The Childhood of Queen Elizabeth I was a difficult one. Elizabeth was born 7 September 1533 at Greenwich Palace. The child of King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. Her much awaited birth was a huge disappointed to King Henry who longed for a male heir.

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