1596 Queen Elizabeth I (1533–1603) and the Cardinal and Theological Virtues by ? (Dover Collections - Dover UK)

From lisby1's photostream on flickr; posted here as a replacement on 15 June 2012.

Queen Elizabeth wears a remarkably simple dress, for her, with little of the busyness of most of her dresses although this dress is still lavishly jeweled.

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