Replica of the effigy of Queen Eleanor of Castile (About 1858 Plaster cast) Width 77 cm x length cm Copyright VAM - Original: By William Torel (fl. About Gilt bronze Confessor's Chapel, Westminster Abbey, London, England
Backstory & Scene: A young Edwina, talking to Queen Eleanor. She is asked questions about her education, personal convictions, and health. Eleanor then decides that she will likely marry Prince Christopher.
Queen Eleanor's Garden: In medieval times gardens offered pleasure, repose and refreshment to the senses as well as food and medicine. Queen Eleanor’s Garden is an accurate example of such a garden and features turf seats, bay hedges, a fountain, tunnel arbour and many beautiful herbs and flowers of the time. (Winchester, England)
Every US President Is Part of One Bloodline - The distant grandfather to all US presidents (except Van Buren) is King John "Lackland" Plantagenet, the very same King John who was the antagonist in the Robin Hood story. (Wikipedia) and also my GGF
Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, ‘Fair Rosamund and Queen Eleanor’ 1862
Jim Beaver 4 mins · A bunch of us were talking last night about this 2006 production of THE LION IN WINTER, in which I played King Henry II to the extraordinary Bridget Hanley's Queen Eleanor. Found this photo tonight. It seemed a good time to share it.https://www.facebook.com/254377915494/photos/a.322992055494.340777.254377915494/10159878565665495/?type=3&theater