Tudor Dress: A portfolio of Images

Notes on the Jane Seymour images:

Holbein sketch of Jane Seymour Jane Seymour by Holbein Jane Seymour, studio of Holbein
Holbein,Windsor Collection
Holbein, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
Studio of Holbein, Mauritshuis, The Hague


The three images of Jane Seymour include:

"It is striking that the drawing's rendering of the jewellery differs from the painting in Vienna, but corresponds to the Mauritshuis version. Exactly the same may be said of the folds of the sleeves." (p. 114)

Differences between the Vienna and Mauritshuis paintings:
Quoted material from:
Buck, Stephanie and Jochen Sander. Hans Holbein the Younger: Painter at the Court of Henry VIII. London: Thames and Hudson, 2003.

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