Sir William Cecil, Baron Burghley, Elizabeth I's Secretary of State
very typical Northern Renaissance silhouette.
Portrait of Sir Thomas Radcliffe, 3rd Earl of Sussex in his robes for the Order of the Garter.
Isabel concedió apoyo a Cristóbal Colón en la búsqueda de las Indias occidentales, lo que llevó al descubrimiento de América. Dicho acontecimiento provocaría en el futuro la conquista de las tierras descubiertas y la creación del Imperio español.
Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester,was an English nobleman and the favourite and close friend of Queen Elizabeth l from her first year on the throne until his death (Sept. 4,1588). He was a suitor for the Queen's hand for many years. Until his second marriage to Lattice Knollys Devereux. Queen Elizabeth was so unset over his marriage that Lattice was permantly banished from court.
"Portrait of the Most Honourable William Brodrick, Esquire" by an unknown English artist (1614)
kundst: 'Portrait of Alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma' (c.1561) by Italian Renaissance painter Sofonisba Anguissola (1532-1625).