Lady Jayne/Streatham


From 16th March until 14th July 2019, it was on display at the Bendigo Art Gallery, Australia as part of the ‘Tudors to Windsors: British Royal Portraits’ exhibition.


(c) Courtesy of the Bendigo Art Gallery


From October 7th 2018 until 27th January 2019, the portrait was on display at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston as part of the ‘Tudors to Windsors: British Royal Portraits from Holbein to Warhol’ exhibition.


(c) Courtesy of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.


From late spring 2015 it was on display at Montacute House in Somerset. From 12th September 2014- 1st March 2015, it was part of ‘The Real Tudors: Kings & Queens Rediscovered’ exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London.

Between March 2013 and May 2014 it was on display at Montacute House. It was previously on display at the National Portrait Gallery between spring 2007 and April 2009 and at the entrance to the ‘Lady Jane Grey’ display at the National Portrait Gallery from December 2009 until 15th August 2010.


A look at how the Streatham portrait has been displayed over the years

For details and to view the painting see National Portrait Gallery – Lady Jane Dudley (née Grey)

This painting can be found in the following:

Book of the Tudors (All About History Magazine)

The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens Rediscovered by Charlotte Bolland and Tarnya Cooper

Tudor & Jacobean Portraits by Charlotte Bolland

She Wolves: The Women Who Ruled England Before Elizabeth by Helen Castor

Tudors to Windsors: British Royal Portraits edited by Tarnya Cooper

A Queen of a New Invention: Portraits of Lady Jane Grey Dudley, England’s ‘Nine Days Queen’ by Stephan Edwards

The Story of Lady Jane Grey (Essay in Painting History: Delaroche and Lady Jane Grey) by John Guy

Is this the true face of Lady Jane? by Charlotte Higgins (The Guardian)

A rare portrait of Lady Jane Grey? Or just an ‘appallingly bad picture’? by Charlotte Higgins (The Guardian)

Lady Jane Grey: A Tudor Mystery by Eric Ives

A really useful guide to the Tudors by Sarah Kilby and David Souden

Katherine Grey: Heir to Elizabeth (History Today Magazine) by Leanda de Lisle

Mary Tudor: The Tragical History of the First Queen of England by David Loades

The Tudors: History of a Dynasty by David Loades

The Tudor Queens of England by David Loades

Lust, Lies and Monarchy: The Secrets Behind Britain’s Royal Portraits by Stephen Millar

Kings & Queens – National Portrait Gallery

Katherine the Queen: The Remarkable Life of Katherine Parr by Linda Porter

Has Lady Jane been hiding in Streatham? by Nigel Reynolds (The Daily Telegraph)

The Forgotten Tudor Women: Anne Seymour, Jane Dudley & Elisabeth Parr by Sylvia Barbara Soberton

Children of England: The Heirs of King Henry VIII 1547-1558 by Alison Weir (2008 edition)

Teen Queen: Looking for Lady Jane by Cynthia Zarin (Discussion only).