File:ElizabethWoodville.JPG

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Artist

Unknown

Unidentified painter
15th-century portrait painting of women, with Unspecified, Unidentified, Unknown or Anonymous artist.
Description
English: Elizabeth Woodville (1437-1492), Queen Consort of Edward IV of England.
The portrait of her shown here is probably a multiple-generation copy of one taken from life. The College has several versions in differing states. She is shown posed in the high fashion of the day, with strained back hair and a partial veil.
Date circa 1471
date QS:P,+1471-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Medium painting
Queen's College, Cambridge
Notes

QC portrait 88.

Judging by the patterns on the shoulders and cuffs, QC 88 shares a common ancestry with Royal Collection RCIN 404744, but they each differ from Royal Collection RCIN 406785 in ways that the other does not, so it is unlikely that one is a copy of the other. In the necklace brooch, QC 88 has inverted jewel colours, and the centre-piece is set diamond-fashion. It has a full-size chest brooch, and a full set of rings.
References queens.cam.ac.uk
Source/Photographer Found on http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/aboutElizabethofYork.htm — image taken of one of three original paintings at Windsor; Queen's College, Cambridge; or Ashmolean Museum, Oxford[1]
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current11:12, 17 February 2009Thumbnail for version as of 11:12, 17 February 2009678 × 824 (122 KB)Jappalang (talk | contribs)Removed vestiges of frame (bottom), minor touchup
14:30, 5 November 2006Thumbnail for version as of 14:30, 5 November 2006678 × 833 (117 KB)Stanmar (talk | contribs)
20:07, 1 October 2005Thumbnail for version as of 20:07, 1 October 2005223 × 264 (11 KB)Cnyborg (talk | contribs)Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of Edward IV of England. Woodville, Elizabeth
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