Men's hairstyles in Tudor TimesThis is a featured page

Styles of Men's hair in Tudor times

from 1485 to 1550

1485 hairstyles

Clean shaven with ear to shoulder length hair dated from 1485
HenryVIIArthur Tudor 1500Henry Tudor 1509Henry VIII c.1520's
Francis ICharles V c. 1519Erasmus 1527More 1527
Holbein c. 1520'sSouthwell by HolbeinCromwell by Holbein c.1530'sThomas Howard c.1530's
Holbein c. 1520'sHolbeinHolbeinOrly 1519
HolbeinHolbeinHolbeinBaldung 1513
Raphael 1516HolbeinHolbeinHolbein
Henry Howard by HolbeinWilliam Butts by HolbeinHolbeinTuke by Holbein
GiszeVecchio c.1512-5Melzi 1525Holbein c. 1540's
The More familyHolbein
Below - shorter hair with some facial hair
HolbeinMore as a young manHenry Howard as a young manCharles V

William Carey c.1520's
Titian c.1540'sTintoretto self portraitAlbrecht


Full beards gained popularity when Kings Henry and Francis swore not to shave
until they had met at the Field of Cloth of Gold. Katherine of Aragon was not fond
of this look on her husband and he shaved it off but as time went on and the
hair on Henry's head grew thinner, his beard grew bigger.
Henry VIII c.1520'sHenry VIII c.1520'sHenry VIII c. 1530'sHenry VIII c. 1530's
Francis IFrancis IHenry c.1540'sHenry c.1540's
Charles Brandon c. 1520'sEdward SeymourThomas SeymourHolbein c.1530's
CarewHolbein c. 1520'sHolbein c.1530'sVeneto
Holbein self portrait
Wyatt by Holbein c.1530's

Holbein c.1530's

Holbein c.1530's
Cranach 1519Holbein c.1530'sHolbein c.1530'sHolbein c.1530's
Holbein c.1530'sHolbein c.1530'sHolbein c.1530'sHolbein c.1530's
Charles BrandonCranmerRafaelloDurer

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