ca. 1539 Anne of Cleves (1515–1557), Queen Consort to Henry VIII by the circle of Bartholomaeus Bruyn the Elder (Trinity College, University of Cambridge - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK)

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ca. 1539 Anne of Cleves (1515–1557), Queen Consort to Henry VIII by the circle of Bartholomaeus Bruyn the Elder (Trinity College, University of Cambridge - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK) From artuk.org UPGRADE

Anne of Cleves is portrayed at a younger age wearing a dress in keeping with styles in the north European mainland. Her head appears to be enclosed in a cap under a sheer veil under a jeweled caul with a circlet to clamp the veil in place.

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