To celebrate Her Majesty's 60th year on the throne, heraldic artist Neil Bromley has created an ornate family tree, detailing the royal line of succession since 1066. Set down in elegant calligraphy and decorated with intricate heraldic artwork, the Royal Line unfolds through history, from William the Conqueror in 1066 to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in 2012. The work also includes the marriage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton.
••European Royal Family Tree•• by UsefulCharts Publishing 2013 • buy poster 24x36" $25 at Amazon • ISBN: 0987893629
Queen Elizabeth II with Phillip Duke of Edinburgh, Princess Anne and Prince Charles
Family Relationships: How to connect and denote family relationships on a genealogical chart
Her Majesty can't stifle a laugh
Family tree of the House of Valois
Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, and Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, by Cecil Beaton, 10 October 1957.
EDWARD "THE BLACK PRINCE" Plantagenet of Wales 1330-1376. The eldest son of KING EDWARD III of England and PHILIPPA of HAINAULT, and father to KING RICHARD II of England. His wife was JOAN PRINCESS OF ENGLAND. He became the first Knight of the Garter. He was one of the founders. Edward was raised with his cousin Joan. He gained papal permission and absolution for this marriage to a blood-relative (as had Edward III when marrying Philippa of Hainault, his second cousin. 18th G GRAND UNCLE
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The best visual journalism from Spain and Portugal
The Spanish chapter of the Society for News Design is one of the most active ones. Besides organizing Malofiej – the world’s top infographic event – , once a year they also highlight the best in visual journalism from Spain and Portugal. It’s the ÑH awards, and in this post you’ll see some of the …