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Catherine Parr

Photo credit: National Portrait Gallery, London

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Henry VIII's sixth and last wife was a learned and pious woman who had a moderating influence on the ageing King. Catherine showed great kindness to the king's children by his earlier marriages (Mary, Elizabeth and Edward), and tried to diminish religious persecution. After Henry's death she married Thomas Seymour, Baron Seymour of Sudeley, but she died a year later, shortly after giving birth to a daughter.

National Portrait Gallery, London

London


Date

c.1545

Medium

oil on panel

Measurements

H 180.3 x W 94 cm

Accession number

4451

Acquisition method

Purchased with help from the Gulbenkian Foundation, 1965

Work type

Painting


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