Art in Context: Lisa Ford on “An Allegory of the Tudor Succession: The Family of Henry VIII”

Gallery Talks

Lisa Ford, Associate Head of Research at the Center (now Senior Manager of Special Projects for the Director), discusses the painting, An Allegory of the Tudor Succession: The Family of Henry VIII (ca. 1590).

Please note, that since this video was published on May 16, 2012, the Succession to the Crown Act 2013 removed the disqualification of a person who married a Roman Catholic from succession.

Published on May 16, 2012