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Henrietta Maria

(1609-1669), Queen of Charles I

Sitter associated with 87 portraits
The youngest daughter of Henry IV of France and Marie de MediciI, Henrietta Maria married Charles I in 1625, her Catholicism alienated many of her English subjects. She gave strong, loving support to Charles I during his troubles, and practical assistance during the Civil War by personally bringing munitions from France, and pawning her jewellery to raise funds.

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Henrietta Maria, by Thomas Wright, after  William Derby, published by  Harding & Lepard, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D32076

Henrietta Maria

by Thomas Wright, after William Derby, published by Harding & Lepard, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
stipple engraving, published 1828
NPG D32076

Henrietta Maria, by Ferdinand Jean de la Ferté Joubert, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D26404

Henrietta Maria

by Ferdinand Jean de la Ferté Joubert, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, mid 19th century
NPG D26404

King Charles I; Henrietta Maria; King Charles II; Mary, Princess of Orange, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D32112

King Charles I; Henrietta Maria; King Charles II; Mary, Princess of Orange

after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
photograph of painting, late 19th century (1632)
NPG D32112

The Stuart Dynasty, after Francis Poyntz - NPG D32077

The Stuart Dynasty

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

Henrietta Maria, after Jérôme David (Hieronymus David) - NPG D42685

Henrietta Maria

after Jérôme David (Hieronymus David)
photogravure, published 1902 (circa 1625-1650)
NPG D42685

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Henrietta Maria

published by Alexander Browne, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
mezzotint, circa 1684 (1632)
NPG D19575

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'Statues in the New Palace at Westminster'

published by Illustrated London News
wood engraving, published 10 February 1855
NPG D47365

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