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Hans Holbein - The Ambassadors.

1533. Oil on wood. National Gallery, London, UK. More.

Hans Holbein. The Ambassadors.
The Ambassadors. Jean de Dinteville, on the left, was in England on a mission for Francis I on the subject of Henry’s quarrel with the papacy over his marriage to Anne Boleyn in 1533. De Selve (later Bishop of Lavaur) probably gave his friend diplomatic and moral support

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