Portrait of the Day: Anne Boleyn

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20 May 2014, 12:00

Room 1


  • Gallery Talk

Anne Boleyn, by Unknown artist, late 16th century (circa 1533-1536) - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Anne Boleyn
by Unknown artist
late 16th century (circa 1533-1536)
NPG 668

Arguably one of the most infamous of Henry VIIIs six wives, Anne Boleyn has been dividing opinion since she arrived at the English Court in 1522. Join us to discover more about the life and personality of this woman who inspired a King to change the religious landscape of his coutry for love of her, only to execute her after just three years of marriage, and find out just why she continues to divide opinion to this day. Talk led by Lauren Gillham

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