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Queen Mary I
attributed to Lucas Horenbout (or Hornebolte)
circa 1525
NPG 6453

Queen Elizabeth I
by Unknown English artist
circa 1560
NPG 4449

Anne Boleyn
by Unknown English artist
late 16th century, based on a work of circa 1533-1536
NPG 668

Queen Elizabeth I
by Unknown English artist
circa 1588
NPG 541

Anne, Lady Carleton
studio of Michiel Jansz. van Miereveldt
circa 1625
NPG 111

Henrietta Anne, Duchess of Orleans
possibly after Pierre Mignard
based on a work of circa 1665-1670
NPG 228

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