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Datei:Paula Modersohn-Becker Selbstbildnis vor grünem Hintergrund mit blauer Iris, um 1905


Anne - The first Queen of a united Great Britain, Anne was the daughter of James II, younger sister of Mary II, and cousin and sister-in-law of William III. Despite numerous pregnancies, she bore no heir. She left her crown to her Protestant Hanovarian cousins rather than the Catholic Jacobite claimants (descended from James II and Mary of Modena). Anne reigned 8 March 1702 until 1 August 1714.

Lautensack, Hans Sebald German, 1524 - 1561/1566 Lady von Eckh (born Piencsenau) 1553 etching and engraving Bartsch, no. 10 Rosenwald Collection1950.1.97Not on View

."Elizabeth Howard - The Queen's Mother" Her clothing seems to me to be much too modern for Elizabeth Howard's dates. I doubt this identification. Also seen this identified as daughter Anne Boleyn.


Juana de Austria by Giovanni Bizzelli. Joanna wears a jacket or over-dress while the under-dress does not have a distinct waistline. She was married for about twelve years and bore seven children so her dress may be serving to conceal a pregnancy, the controversial guardainfante role.