An extremely rare Commemorative Tinsel Print Margaret Tudor Queen of Scots 19thC
An extremely rare Commemorative Tinsel Print Margaret Tudor Queen of Scots 19thC. A particularly fine and extremely rare Museum quality Commemorative Tinsel Print of Margaret Tudor who was the grandmother of Mary Queen of Scots after Holbien. Tinsel prints are usually of Actors of the day and extremely rare to find a Commemorative example, this one has been very finely worked with the usual tinsel materials but also with tiny pearls and coloured stones, a very fine 3D College which we are dating C1841 which was the 300 year anniversary of Margaret Tudor's death. 11.25 inches (28.5cm) width X 8.5 inches (22cm) height approx. Margaret Tudor (28 November 1489 18 October 1541) was Queen of Scots from 1503 until 1513 as the wife of James IV and then regent for their son James V.
She was born at Westminster Palace as the elder surviving daughter of Henry VII of England and Elizabeth of York. As queen dowager, she married Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus. Through her first and second marriages, respectively, Margaret was the grandmother of both Mary, Queen of Scots, and Mary's second husband, Lord Darnley. Margaret's marriage to James IV foreshadowed the Union of the Crowns their great-grandson, King James VI of Scotland, the child of Mary and Darnley, also became the king of England and Ireland on the death of Margaret's fraternal niece, Elizabeth I of England in 1603. The item "An extremely rare Commemorative Tinsel Print Margaret Tudor Queen of Scots 19thC" is in sale since Saturday, November 28, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts". The seller is "savergreen" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Style/ Period: Arts & Crafts
- Product: Tinsel Print
- Age: 1800-1849
- Primary Material: Mixed Material
- Sub-Type: Antique Print
- Product Sub-Type: Antique Picture
- Original/Repro: Original
- Mary Queen of Scots: Jacobite
- Novelty: Antique Novelty
- Royalty: Antique Royalty
- Commemorative: Antique Commemorative