Henry and the Church | Henry VIII: Patron or Plunderer

Jonathan Foyle explains how Henry VIII validated his new Church through a painting by Hans Holbein that connected him to the biblical hero King Solomon.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 3'51''
  • Broadcast year: 2009
Curriculum Connection
  • History | Henry VIII and his ministers, 1509-50 | Henry VIII and Wolsey, 1509-29 | Wolsey, Catherine, the succession and annulment

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Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Henry VIII: Patron or Plunderer
  • Episode: 2