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Jane Boleyn, nee Jane Parker, who married Anne's brother George.

She's often thought of as a disturbed, jealous, conniving, betraying harpy........ but really, when you look at the people around her, who wasn't?

The more I read about her, the more I think the circumstances of her character have been villified and rewritten by two rulers: Henry the VIII, whose 5th wife cheated on him with the help of Jane -- both were beheaded. And then by Elizabeth, who sought historians and writers to paint a better light on her mother Anne and her tragic death.

Thus, Jane Parker was doomed to become a tool of history.

Though, where there is smoke, there is fire.
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Here's a more developed drawing of George Boleyn, Anne Boleyn's proud, womanizing brother, and his wife Jane, best known for her betrayal of him (her testimony regarding his alleged incest with Anne sent him to the headsman). Here is my first sketch here: [link]

Most novels have portrayed Jane as a mousy, nagging sort, but since she had a starring role in a court masque she was certainly pretty (as lead roles in court masques were not given to unattractive wallflowers). Both she and her husband shared a love of luxury- they had a bed of cloth of gold- but had no children, which must have provided some interesting difficulties in their relationship, as George's father Thomas was an ambitious, domineering type, and Jane was the only daughter of a wealthy titled scholar. Their marriage must have seemed initially like a wonderful thing, since they were both worldly, good looking young people, but we all know how the marriage worked out in the end. One wonders what their conversations were like.

I haven't read the recent biography of Jane Boleyn by Julia Fox, but Hilary Mantel- one of my favorite authors- wrote a very interesting review of the book here, with lots of good information about this enigmatic couple. [link]
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The Wives of King Henry VIII ... Disney Style!

The completed, colored version. Even the sparkles.

From the left: Catalina de Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anna von Cleves, Catherine Howard, Catherine Parr

Fullview is a must!!!

** Info Update ** When I was coloring, I realized that I didn't know the colors of certain attributes of each wife. For instance, Anne of Cleves' hair. I have many Tudor books, none of which stated the color of Anne's hair. So I decided to search through movie representations of Anne of Cleves, and found that the actresses all had dark hair. So I colored her hair brown. But now that I've had some time off of school, and the luxury of money to buy new books, I have found that Anne had blonde hair.
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My favourite of Henry VIII's consorts. I based this drawing on a pic of Merle Oberon in the part. :-)
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This is for a project I'm working on with :iconsavivi:, about George and Jane Boleyn. It's called Falling from Grace, and expect to see it online sometime in 2010!

Here's a dramatic scene between George, Jane, and Thomas Cromwell. Cromwell has just told Jane something awful about George, the wheels are turning in her head, and George knows something disastrous has just occurred.

More to come!
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This is a study I did of Mary Queen of Scots, who- judging from her death mask- was really quite a babe. I also had fun with the details of the costume, and looked at a lot of Clouet drawings for ideas.
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Another sketch of big Mary Stuart. Not surprisingly, I am working on a project regarding her- although it is currently on hiatus. But Mary still rocks, no matter what time of year it is...
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A tablet drawing I've just completed of Elizabeth Tudor, daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, as a princess with an uncertain future before she became the greatest monarch England has ever had.
Full view is a must!

*REVISED VERSION, changed eyes that are bothering me!*

Brushes used on gown from obsidiandawn


Inspiration from Ninya Mikhaila [link]

Graphire4 & Photoshop CS2

- Copyright Inamourada Flux © 2008
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PLEASE FULL VIEW. Please oh please oh PLEASE. I'm ALL about detail, and you cant see ANY of it unless you zoom in. Please do this pic some justice and full view =]


I've always thinked 'bout her as Anne Boleyn(don't know why,please don't ask XD)
The only part of this pic that ireally like is the castle on the background XD
My boyfriend like her "no,you can' stop me",arrogant look,but personally I think she's too...unpleasant.
By the way,I hope you like her:)

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Tria markers and ink on Fabriano Artistico paper(23X33cm).
Available in my etsy shop [link] .
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