By the end of this lesson:

  • You will know some facts about Elizabeth I’s early life
  • You will know why Elizabeth I had portraits painted of herself
  • You will be able to recognize some portraits of Elizabeth and know why they were painted
  • You will have an idea of what Elizabeth may have looked like
  • You will realise that Elizabeth’s portraits were a form of propaganda – designed to give her subjects a message about her personality.

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