Elizabeth i

Explore the life and reign of Elizabeth I, one of the most influential monarchs in English history. Discover the secrets behind her powerful rule and lasting legacy.
Queen Elizabeth I: The Virgin Queen

With her huge, dramatic collars, ghostly pallor and flaming curls of red hair, Queen Elizabeth I’s image is etched in royal history. Trained from a young age to see power and strength in public image, she cultivated a persona that was both pure and powerful. Unwed and without children, she portrayed herself as the chase,...

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Lindajane Keefer
Queen Gertrude Character Analysis ... Portraits, Portrait, Tudor, Royals, Art, Queen, Anne Boleyn, Isaac, Elizabeth I

Analysis #1 Gertrude is a character in the Shakespearian play Hamlet. She is the mother/aunt of Hamlet, and she is also the wife/ex-sister-in-law of King Claudius. In the play, Gertrude demonstrates many characteristics and traits as the play progresses. She is a very caring character when Hamlet is thinking about going back to Wittenberg for…

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Patricia Hamilton