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The Somerley Portrait: A Portrait Of Catherine Carey By Levina Teerlinc.

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Length: 139 pages1 hour

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'The Somerley Portrait: A Portrait Of Catherine Carey By Levina Teerlinc' is a non fiction essay exploring the origins of a recently re discovered Tudor portrait owned by the Earls of Normanton in the United Kingdom. Once known as Lady Jane Grey by Luca Penni, the painting in its essence captures the romance and extravagance of 16th century England and the renaissance. The narrative weaves historical fact with meticulously researched conjecture in an attempt to prove the painting as Catherine Carey, daughter of Tudor England's most notorious mistress, Mary Boleyn.

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