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Unformatted text preview: Henry was persuaded to marry Anne to keep peace
Henry sent the painter Hans Holbein to Germany to
paint a picture of Anne, so that he could see what
she looked like and decided to marry her as this
made her look pretty.
However, when she arrived in England he found her
ugly and called her a horse. Henry arranged a
divorce and the marriage only lasted six months. divorce • Do you think Anne really looked like this?
• How can you tell that she is an important person?
• What is Anne trying to tell us about herself in this portrait?
• How is the artist trying to make her look? Why Henry VIII
Anne of Cleves ...
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2011 for the course HIST 202 taught by Professor Nokes during the Fall '11 term at BYU.
- Fall '11