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Queen Elizabeth II (1926-), Queen regnant

Sitter associated with 909 portraits
Princess Elizabeth became heir to the throne in 1936 on the accession of her father George VI. She married Philip Mountbatten in 1947 and their first children, Prince Charles and Princess Anne, were born in 1948 and 1950. Elizabeth became Queen in 1952, whilst on an official trip to Kenya, after the death of her father. Her coronation in 1953 was the first to be televised and was broadcast internationally. Her sons, Princes Andrew and Edward, were born in 1960 and 1964. As Queen of the United Kingdom and Head of the Commonwealth, her Silver, Golden and Diamond Jubilees were celebrated in 1977, 2002 and 2012. She is now the second longest-serving British monarch and the most portrayed individual in history.

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Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1943
NPG x36749

x36750

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1943
NPG x36750

x193095

'H.R.H. The Princess Elizabeth' (Queen Elizabeth II)

by Dorothy Wilding, published by Raphael Tuck & Sons
halftone postcard print, 1943
NPG x193095

x34821

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1945
NPG x34821

x34995

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1945
NPG x34995

x36893

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36893

x36894

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36894

x36895

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36895

x36896

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36896

x36897

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36897

x36898

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36898

x36899

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36899

x36900

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36900

x36901

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36901

x36902

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36902

x36903

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36903

x36904

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36904

x36905

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36905

x36906

Queen Elizabeth II

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate film negative, 1945
NPG x36906

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