Marcus Gheeraerts II
  • Author : Karen Hearn
  • Release Date : 15 August 2022
  • Publisher : Tate
  • Genre : Art
  • Pages : 64
  • ISBN 13 : UOM:39015056222980

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Book Description: Gheeraert's portrait of Elizabeth I is one of the most famous paintings of the 'Virgin Queen'. This book addresses the life and work of this innovative artist who painted some of the most important figures of his age, defining the public image of the monarchy under Elizabeth I and James I.

Marcus Gheeraerts II

Marcus Gheeraerts II

Author : Karen Hearn,Tate Britain (Gallery)
Publisher : Tate
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