Olga's Gallery

Hans Holbein the Younger


Portrait of William Warham.

1527. Oil on wood. Louvre, Paris, France. Read Note.

Hans Holbein. Portrait of William Warham.

William Warham (c.1450- 1532) English religious and political figure. He took orders, but practiced law and made his career under Henry VII; master of Rolls (1494), Lord Chancellor (1501), Bishop of London (1503) and Archbishop of Canterbury (1503) In 1515 he had to resign the great seal to Wolsey