Edward VI as a Child  1538

by Hans Holbein the Younger

Medium: [br]Oil on panel Dimensions: Panel: 56.8 x 44 cm (22 3/8 x 17 5/16 in.) Framed: 80 x 68.6 x 10.2 cm (31 1/2 x 27 x 4 in.) Hans Holbein the Younger is perhaps best known for his portraits, many of which he completed at the English royal court in the 1530s and 1540s. This particular painting depicts Edward VI, the only son of Henry VIII. Born in 1537, the yea...
Courtesy of National Gallery of Art, Washington