Charms on a Chain
This radio programme was inspired by the above painting of an Unknown Woman painted by an Unknown Artist given to the National Portrait Gallery, London in 1931. To a casual viewer this painting may seem unimportant.
However, look closely. Can you spot the following items? The white rose of York, a charm bracelet with a barrel charm, royal ermine and a golden ‘W’.
To scroll down to the bottom of the page to view the complete painting and find out more about it you can click here
Episode XV: The Dishonest Narrator
Episode XIV: Love Poetry II
Episode XIII: Love Poetry
Episode XII: Children’s Poetry II
Episode XI: Children’s Poetry
Episode X: Humorous Poetry
Episode IX: Nature II
Episode VIII: Nature I
Episode VII: Monsters
Episode VI: Listen to My Story
Episode V: Parodies
Episode IV: Bad Poetry
Episode III: Armistice Day Special
Episode II: Introduction to Poetry
Episode I: Halloween Special
The woman in the painting is believed to be Margaret Pole, daughter of George Duke of Clarence, grand-daughter of Warwick the King maker, niece to two Kings (Edward IV and Richard III) and sister to Plantagenet heir Edward Plantagenet XVII Earl of Warwick.