Victorian Oil Painting of Mary Queen of Scots. The Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots: http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/maryqueenofscots.htm
Shame Flute. The round part goes around the neck and the finger are smashed beneath the iron bar to give the illusion that the musician is playing his instrument.
Maurice Quentin de La Tour
1495 / Fra Bartolomeo / portrait de Jérôme Savonarole.
Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204). One of the most powerful women in European history. Wife of two kings (Louis VII king of France & Henry II Plantagenet king of England) and mother of other three (Henry the Young King, Richard I Lionheart & John I Lackland). Joined her military on the Crusades. Spent 16 years imprisoned. Poisoned her husband's mistress. Died a nun at 82 years old.
Anne de Cleves. Portrait by Hans Holbein the Younger, c. 1539. Oil and Tempera on Parchment mounted on canvas, Musée du Louvre, Paris.