Mary Boleyn the Unknown Sister – Personality and Appearance by Sarah Bryson

| February 10, 2012

Mary Boleyn the Unknown Sister – Personality and Appearance by Sarah Bryson

Following on from her previous posts on Mary Boleyn’s Birth and her childhood and education, Sarah Bryson considers Mary’s personality and appearance… One of the most frustrating aspects when researching Mary Boleyn is the fact that there is not even an authenticated portrait of her. As with many people of the Tudor age there is […]

The Faces of Thomas Boleyn and Mary Boleyn?

| October 28, 2011

The Faces of Thomas Boleyn and Mary Boleyn?

I’ve just been contacted by Roland Hui, author of “A Reassessment of Queen Anne Boleyn’s Portraiture”, which is rather a coincidence as I actually mentioned him in my webinar last night in reference to his thoughts on the Hornebolte (or Horenbout) miniature which some people believe to be Anne Boleyn and others believe to be […]