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2. François Clouet (vers 1515-1572) Portrait de Marguerite de France, vers 1559 Encre brune, gouache, lavis - 29,7 x 21,3 cm Chantilly, Musée Condé Photo : RMN/R. G. Ojeda

2. François Clouet (vers 1515-1572) Portrait de Marguerite de France, vers 1559 Encre brune, gouache, lavis - 29,7 x 21,3 cm Chantilly, Musée Condé Photo : RMN/R. G. Ojeda

Lettice Knollys, Great-Grand Daughter of Mary Boleyn (sister of Anne, second wife of Henry VIII)

Lettice Knollys, Great-Grand Daughter of Mary Boleyn (sister of Anne, second wife of Henry VIII)

Lady Anne Neville (1456–1485)-daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"), wife of Edward, Prince of Wales  wife of King Richard III of England. A main character in the Wars of the Roses (Yorks vs. Lancasters). She married Edward, Prince of Wales sealing an alliance to the House of Lancaster. After Edward dies, the dowager Princess of Wales married Richard of Gloucester; brother of King Edward IV-House of York. She became Queen when Richard seized the crown in 1483.

Lady Anne Neville (1456–1485)-daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"), wife of Edward, Prince of Wales wife of King Richard III of England. A main character in the Wars of the Roses (Yorks vs. Lancasters). She married Edward, Prince of Wales sealing an alliance to the House of Lancaster. After Edward dies, the dowager Princess of Wales married Richard of Gloucester; brother of King Edward IV-House of York. She became Queen when Richard seized the crown in 1483.

Portrait of a Lady, presumed to be Anne of Brittany, c. 1520 by Jan Mostaert

Portrait of a Lady, presumed to be Anne of Brittany, c. 1520 by Jan Mostaert

Mary Tudor, Queen of England, "Bloody Mary",daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon

Mary Tudor, Queen of England, "Bloody Mary",daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon

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A close-up of the tomb of Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine. She knew how important books are...must run in the family

A close-up of the tomb of Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine. She knew how important books are...must run in the family

Mary Tudor, Henry's sister, detail from her marriage portrait to Charles Brandon, 1515

Mary Tudor, Henry's sister, detail from her marriage portrait to Charles Brandon, 1515

Portrait of Maria de' Medici (1575 – 1642) as a young girl. Queen of France and the second wife of King Henry IV of France

Portrait of Maria de' Medici (1575 – 1642) as a young girl. Queen of France and the second wife of King Henry IV of France

When the tomb was opened in 2008 a lead coffin 70cm long was found inside, bearing an inscription that read: 'The rescued remains of Queen Eadgyth are in this sarcophagus, after the second renovation of this monument in 1510.' The lead box contained the bones of a woman aged in her thirties, wrapped in white silk

When the tomb was opened in 2008 a lead coffin 70cm long was found inside, bearing an inscription that read: 'The rescued remains of Queen Eadgyth are in this sarcophagus, after the second renovation of this monument in 1510.' The lead box contained the bones of a woman aged in her thirties, wrapped in white silk