Sign in to favourite Sign in to add to album Geographical notes close Places are defined in terms of modern geography. Copyright Information close This artwork is in public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less. If you are a copyright owner of this artwork, or his/hers legal representative, and you do not agree that this artwork is public domain, please let us know firstname.lastname@example.org WikiArt.org allows unlimited copying, distributing and displaying of the images of public domain artworks. Artworks protected by copyright are supposed to be used only for contemplation. Images of that type of artworks are prohibited for copying, printing, or any kind of reproducing and communicating to public since these activities may be considered copyright infringement. Public domain ← → Lady Godiva John Collier Date: c.1897 Style: Romanticism Genre: history painting Location: Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry, UK Order an oil painting reproduction Ad Image dimension 750x536px, View all sizes Lady Godiva was an 11th-century Anglo-Saxon noblewoman who, according to a legend dating at least to the 13th century, rode naked – covered only in her long hair – through the streets of Coventry to gain a remission of the oppressive taxation that her husband imposed on his tenants. The name "Peeping Tom" for a voyeur originates from later versions of this legend in which a man named Tom watched her ride and was struck blind or dead. John Collier Famous works The Last Voyage of Henry Hudson John Collier · 1881 Pharaoh's Handmaidens John Collier · 1883 Thomas Henry Huxley John Collier · 1885 Lilith with a Snake John Collier · 1886 Lady Godiva John Collier · 1897 The Land Baby John Collier · 1899 The Grand Lady John Collier · 1920 Mrs Huxley John Collier · 1927 - 1928 View all 34 artworks Related Artworks Destiny John William Waterhouse Mariamne Leaving the Judgement Seat of Herod John William Waterhouse Cleopatra John William Waterhouse The favourites of Emperor Honorius John William Waterhouse Diogenes John William Waterhouse Beatrice John William Waterhouse Fair Rosamund John William Waterhouse The Slave John William Waterhouse Mariana in the South John William Waterhouse Hylas and the Nymphs John William Waterhouse Flora and the Zephyrs John William Waterhouse Juliet John William Waterhouse Ariadne John William Waterhouse Skipping Frederick Morgan Pandora John William Waterhouse See Saw Frederick Morgan A Jovial Fisherman Frederick Morgan Saint Cecilia John William Waterhouse In Charge Alexander Pope Phyllis Waterlow John William Waterhouse 1 Load more Advertisement.