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Anna Boleyn



   The dress made according the portrait of English Queen Anna Boleyn (Unknown artist, ca 1533-36, National Portrait Gallery, London, NPG 668). The base is a white batiste shirt decorated with a black embroidery. Other layer is a kirtle made of black tafetta and red-gold brocade (see the next pages). The dress is made of black velvet and consists of a dress with turn-back fur sleeves and a separate stomacher. The brocade foresleeves are tied up to the turn-back sleeves.

Tailor's - Catany, Francois I, part 3
Copyright Martina a Martin Hřibovi 2006
Tailor's - Catany, Anna Boleyn, part 1