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Franny Moyle on Hans Holbein

Franny Moyle on Hans Holbein

Franny Moyle is interviewed by historian and novelist of the Tudor period, Steven Veerapen.
Franny Moyle

Franny Moyle, welcome to Aspects of History. You’ve written a fantastic book, The King's Painter: The Life and Times of Hans Holbein, but when did you first “discover” Holbein, and what encouraged you to write biography of him? I have been aware of Holbein for as long...

The Death of Hans Holbein

The Death of Hans Holbein

What do we know of Holbein's Death?
Franny Moyle

Leonardo da Vinci died in the Chateau de Clos Lucé, apparently in the arms of the French King, Francis I. However, the place and circumstances of Leonardo’s near contemporary Hans Holbein the Younger, beloved by Henry VIII, has eluded art historians. As Holbein’s most...