4th March 1522 – Anne Boleyn Plays Perseverance

| March 1, 2014

4th March 1522 – Anne Boleyn Plays Perseverance

On the evening of Shrove Tuesday, 4th March 1522,* Anne Boleyn played the part of Perseverance at the pageant of “The Château Vert” at York Place, her first recorded public appearance at court since her return from France. Edward Hall records the pageant in his chronicle: “On shrouetewesdaie at night, thesaid Cardinall to the kyng […]