Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Mysterious snake appears in painting of Queen Elizabeth I

A late 16th century portrait of Queen Elizabeth I has reveled over time and degradation that she was originally depicted holding a coiled serpent in her hand instead of the innocuous nosegay she holds now. 
  Read all about it here.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Hmm, I'm not sure if that's really a subject for revelry or not!