Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Catherine of Aragon

  • “Some little show of nail”: the health of Anne Boleyn

    Mariel Tishma Chicago, Illinois, United States   Anne Boleyn. Unknown English artist. Late 16th century, based on a work of circa 1533-1536. National Portrait Gallery. Of all the wives of England’s King Henry VIII, the most well known is Anne Boleyn. She is the woman who, one way or another, caused the split between Henry…