Lady Jane Grey.The original of this picture, by Hans Holbein, is to be found in the Collection of Coll. Elliott of Nottingham.
London, Published by Bull & Churton, 26, Holles St. Cavendish Square. [n.d., c.1840.]
Lithograph, sheet 565 x 375mm. 22¼ x 14¾".
Lady Jane Dudley (née Grey) (1537 - 1554) was the grand-daughter of Henry VIII's sister Princess Mary, and in 1533 married Lord Guildford Dudley, son of the Duke of Northumberland. Under Northumberland's influence Edward VI willed her the crown. She was proclaimed queen at his death in 1533, and reigned for ten days until captured by supporters of Mary Tudor. She was executed in the aftermath of Wyatt's rebellion. After Hans Holbein the Younger (1497/8 - 1543).
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