'Queen of Hearts’
Acrylic on Box Canvas. Inspired by a woodcut c.1801.
Framed and ready to hang. Finished framed size - 68cm x 84cm
Oak effect frame – 4cm wide x 2cm deep. Overall depth – 4cm.
Who is the Queen of Hearts with the enigmatic smile? In the early English deck of cards she could possibly have been Elizabeth of York, queen Consort of Henry VII of England. The head-dress under the crown is of the early Tudor period.