Henry VIII & Ladies of Court, by Hans Holbein the Younger who was welcomed into the humanist circle of Thomas More, where he quickly built a high reputation. After returning to Basel for four years, he resumed his career in England in 1532. This time he worked under the patronage of Anne Boleyn and Thomas Cromwell. By 1535, he was King's Painter to King Henry VIII. composed by piedcrow
The Victoria and Albert Museum - much more than you could ever see in one day, and a lovely elaborately decorated restaurant! http://www.aboutbritain.com/TheVandA.htm
Fog takes over Victoria Park, London. My two fave cities have fog in common.... ♥
Monument to Lord Nelson (1758-1805) - Explore St Paul's Cathedral - The memorial to Admiral Lord Nelson is one of the finest works of the distinguished neo-Classical sculptor John Flaxman. The sculptor started work in 1808, three years after the naval hero's death, and finished ten years later. Nelson is actually buried below, in the Crypt.