Anne of Cleves by Richard Burchett. Oil on panel, 1850s. Henry thought she was ugly and in the Tutor series, said she looked like a horse.

Anne of Cleves, wife of King Henry VIII, of England. (see our Wall-Sutton-Runyon/Reignion ancestry chart) By Richard Burchett Oil on panel,

Anne of Cleves Tudor Rose Pendant

Anne of Cleves Tudor Rose Pendant: As the fourth wife of Henry VIII of England, Anne was only married for 6 short months before Henry had the marriage annulled. This gorgeous pendant could have been something worn by her at court.

The "lost" portrait of Anne of Cleves. By Barthel Bruyn, circa 1540.

'Lost' portrait of Anne of Cleves? Portrait of Anne of Cleves, fourth queen consort of Henry VIII, attributed to the circle of Barthel Bruyn. She always looks pretty in portraits but was supposedly very ugly and smelly!

8. Henry decided to marry his fourth wife on the basis of her portrait By Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/1498–1543) – Web Gallery of Art:   Image  Info about artwork, Public Domain, Link Anne of Cleves was chosen partly for political reasons but also due to a pretty looking portrait of her. Unfortunately on meeting …

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Anne of Cleves was the fourth wife of King Henry VIII. The marriage was declared unconsumated and she was never crowned. Hans Holbein the Younger - Portrait of Anne of Cleves - 1539 - Parchment mounted on Canvas

Anne of Cleves (1515–1557), Queen Consort to Henry VIII By Bartholomaeus Bruyn the elder c1539 Located at Trinity College, University of Cambridge

Anne of Cleves briefly Queen Consort to Henry VIII, later known as the King's "good sister". By Bartholomaeus Bruyn the elder Located at Trinity College, University of Cambridge

On this day in 1557, Anne of Cleves died. Henry VIII's 4th wife, Anne outlived all the other wives as well as Henry. Henry VIII and Anne of Cleves were married for just over 6 months when they were formally annulled on July 9th the same year. Henry gave Anne Hever Castle as part of the settlement, which stayed in her possession until her death in 1557. Henry and Anne enjoyed a firm friendship long after their annulment.

On this day in 1557, Anne of Cleves died. Henry VIII's 4th wife, Anne outlived all the other wives as well as Henry. Henry VIII and Anne of Cleves were married for just over 6 months when they were formally annulled on July 9th the same year. Henry gave Anne Hever Castle as part of the settlement, which stayed in her possession until her death in 1557. Henry and Anne enjoyed a firm friendship long after their annulment.

The lesser known second portrait of Anna of Cleves by Hans Holbein the Younger.

Anne of Cleves, Studio of Barthel Bruyn the Elder. Photo: St John’s College, Oxford. Not a Holbein!

Anne of Cleves, Fourth Wife of Henry VIII, Waxwork at Warwick Castle | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

A detail of an Anne of Cleves waxwork statue at Warwick Castle, based on her portrait by Holbein.

Anne of Cleves Gables - by Kate Beaton, of Hark! a Vagrant.- Oh my gosh... This is hilarious!!

Anne of Cleves Gables - by Kate Beaton, of Hark!- Oh my gosh. This is hillarious!

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