My ancestor, "Lady Godiva" of 1898 by John Collier, Pre-Raphaelite School. A major English mythological tale which depicts the naked wife of Earl Leofric of Mercia riding through Coventry to protest an unfair tax.

My ancestor, "Lady Godiva" of 1898 by John Collier, Pre-Raphaelite School. A major English mythological tale which depicts the naked wife of Earl Leofric of Mercia riding through Coventry to protest an unfair tax.

"Lady Godiva"

"Lady Godiva"

Lady Godiva

Lady Godiva

Lady Godiva

Lady Godiva

Statue of Lady Godiva -Coventry. My famous ancestor! Too bad her statue is in the middle of a shopping center :/

Statue of Lady Godiva -Coventry. My famous ancestor! Too bad her statue is in the middle of a shopping center :/

Lady Godiva - illustration by Eric Fraser from Folklore Myths and Legends of Britain

Lady Godiva - illustration by Eric Fraser from Folklore Myths and Legends of Britain

Edwin Landseer - Lady Godiva's Prayer

Edwin Landseer - Lady Godiva's Prayer

dipot:  Jules Joseph Lefebvre: Lady Godiva, 1891.

dipot: Jules Joseph Lefebvre: Lady Godiva, 1891.

Lady Godiva, 1892 by Edmund Blair Leighton

Lady Godiva, 1892 by Edmund Blair Leighton

Lady Godiva - Wikipedia

Lady Godiva - Wikipedia

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