11 Henry VIII 's Act of Supremacy (1534) … be it enacted, by authority of this present Parliament, that the king, our sovereign lord, his heirs and successors, kings of this realm, shall be taken, accepted, and reputed the only supreme head in earth of the Church of England, called Anglicans Ecclesia …
12 A man for all seasons - Sir Thomas More (1478-1535) Schmalz.
13 Summer: Alice and Thomas More Playing the Lute in the Evening. Autumn: King Henry VIII at More’s House in ChelseaSpring: The First Meeting with Erasmus in the London House in 1499.Winter: More’s Execution on Tower Hill.
14 Holbein Hans (the Younger) (1497/8-1543). Sir Thomas More, 1527
17 Lockey Rowland (active 1593-1616 after Hans Holbein the Younger) Lockey Rowland (active after Hans Holbein the Younger). Sir Thomas More with His Family
18 Yeames William Frederick (1835-1918) Yeames William Frederick ( ). The Meeting of Sir Thomas More with His Daughter after His Sentence of Death
19 In 1538, Henry VIII began the Dissolution of the Monasteries. He did it piecemeal. First the small, less powerful houses had their property confiscated and their buildings blighted. They were followed the next year by the large houses.