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Anne of Denmark (1574-1619), Queen of James I

Sitter associated with 44 portraits
The daughter of Frederick II of Denmark, Anne married James VI of Scotland in 1589. During her time in Scotland she converted from Lutheranism to Catholicism, but James allowed her to practise in private, and her early life with him was relatively happy. Anne and James had seven children, although only Henry, Elizabeth and Charles lived beyond early childhood. In England, Anne made an important contribution to the social and cultural life at court, commissioning artists and writers - most notably Ben Jonson, composers and choreographers, as well as collecting art, particually portraiture.

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6918

Anne of Denmark

by John De Critz the Elder
oil on canvas, circa 1605-1610
On display in Room 5 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 6918

4010

Anne of Denmark

by Isaac Oliver
watercolour on vellum, circa 1612
NPG 4010

127

Anne of Denmark

after Paul van Somer
oil on canvas, feigned oval, 17th century (circa 1617)
NPG 127

4656

Anne of Denmark

by Unknown artist
oil on panel, circa 1628-1644
On display in Room 5 at Montacute House
NPG 4656

D25724

Anne of Denmark

by Lambert Cornelis
line engraving, 1595
NPG D25724

D18122

Anne of Denmark when Queen of Scotland

by Lambert Cornelis, after Unknown artist
line engraving, 1595
NPG D18122

D18123

Anne of Denmark when Queen of Scotland

by Lambert Cornelis, after Unknown artist
line engraving, 1595
NPG D18123

D25686

King James I of England and VI of Scotland and Anne of Denmark

by Renold or Reginold Elstrack (Elstracke)
line engraving, early 17th century
NPG D25686

D25721

Anne of Denmark

by Pieter de Jode I
line engraving, early to mid 17th century
NPG D25721

D25726

Anne of Denmark

possibly by William Faithorne, printed and published by Robert Peake the Elder
line engraving, probably early 17th century
NPG D25726

D18121

Anne of Denmark

after Unknown artist
line engraving, 17th century
NPG D18121

D18126

Anne of Denmark

by Pieter de Jode I
line engraving, early 17th century
NPG D18126

D25722

Anne of Denmark

by Crispijn de Passe the Elder
line engraving, published 1604
NPG D25722

D25723

Anne of Denmark

by Crispijn de Passe the Elder
line engraving, published 1604
NPG D25723

D25725

Anne of Denmark

by Crispijn de Passe the Elder
line engraving, published 1604
NPG D25725

D18124

Anne of Denmark

by Crispijn de Passe the Elder
line engraving, published 1604
NPG D18124

D18125

Anne of Denmark

by Crispijn de Passe the Elder
line engraving, published 1604
NPG D18125

D9485

Anne of Denmark

after Unknown artist
line engraving, after 1619
NPG D9485

D1370

The Roiail Progenei of our Most Sacred King James

by Benjamin Wright, after Unknown artist
line engraving, published 1619
NPG D1370

D18120

Anne of Denmark

after Unknown artist
line engraving, probably mid 17th century
NPG D18120

D22815

King James I of England and VI of Scotland; Anne of Denmark

probably by William Faithorne, published by Sir Robert Peake
line engraving, circa 1640
NPG D22815

D32892

Anne of Denmark

probably by William Faithorne, published by Sir Robert Peake
line engraving, circa 1640
NPG D32892

D21404

Anne of Denmark

by George Vertue, after Isaac Oliver
pencil, ink and wash, circa 1717 (circa 1610)
NPG D21404

D25719

Anne of Denmark

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
line engraving, probably mid 18th century
NPG D25719

D25720

Anne of Denmark

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
line engraving, probably mid 18th century
NPG D25720

D20149

Anne of Denmark

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
line engraving, circa 1755-1780
NPG D20149

D25728

Anne of Denmark

after Unknown artist
stipple and line engraving, possibly early 19th century
NPG D25728

D25692

'James I and his royal progeny'

by Charles Turner, published by Samuel Woodburn, after Willem de Passe
mezzotint, published 1814
NPG D25692

D34878

'James I and his royal progeny'

by Charles Turner, published by Samuel Woodburn, after Willem de Passe
mezzotint, published 1814
NPG D34878

D9808

'James I and his royal progeny'

by Charles Turner, published by Samuel Woodburn, after Willem de Passe
mezzotint, published 1814
NPG D9808

D32918

Anne of Denmark

by Edward Hargrave, after Cornelius Johnson (Jonson or Jonson van Ceulen)
coloured line and stipple engraving, 1842
NPG D32918

D32077

The Stuart Dynasty

after Francis Poyntz
albumen print, circa 1887 (1670s)
NPG D32077

D10618

Anne of Denmark

after Unknown artist
line engraving, 17th century
NPG D10618

D19203

Anne of Denmark

by Pieter de Jode I
line engraving, early 17th century
NPG D19203

D19378

'James I and his royal progeny'

by Willem de Passe, published by John Bill, sold by Thomas Jenner
line engraving, circa 1625-1637
NPG D19378

D42872

Anne of Denmark

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Paul van Somer
engraving, 1730s
NPG D42872

D19477

'James I and his royal progeny'

by Charles Turner, published by Samuel Woodburn, after Willem de Passe
mezzotint, published 1814
NPG D19477