Mr Doctor, that loose gown becomes you so well I wonder your notions should be so narrow.
Elizabeth the First 1533-1603
To the Puritan Dr Humphreys, as he was about to kiss her hand on her visit to Oxford in 1566
The picture of Elizabeth I is The Rainbow Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I (Unknown artist, c. 1600–1602; oil on canvas, 127×99.1 cm; in the collection of the Marquess of Salisbury, Hatfield House, Hatfield, Hertfordshire)
The thought that occurred to Elizabeth I has occasionally also occurred to the subjects of her namesake, Elizabeth II.