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Mary, Princess of Orange

(1631-1660), Daughter of Charles I; wife of William II of Orange-Nassau

Sitter associated with 49 portraits
The eldest daughter of Charles I and Henrietta Maria, Mary was distinguished as a young girl for her intelligence and beauty. She married William II of Orange when she was nine and he fifteen and went to the Netherlands three years later in 1644. When her husband became Stadholder in 1647 she shared in his public duties. After William's sudden death the Republicans gained control and for the rest of her life Mary struggled for the rights of her brother Charles (later Charles II) and her son William (later William III of England), born just a few days after his father's death. Mary died of smallpox when visiting her brother Charles to celebrate his Restoration.

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Five Children of King Charles I, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG 267

Five Children of King Charles I

after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
oil on canvas, 17th century (1637)
NPG 267

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Cornelius Johnson - NPG 5105

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Cornelius Johnson
oil on panel, 1639
NPG 5105

Probably Mary, Princess of Orange, studio of Gerrit van Honthorst - NPG 1534

Probably Mary, Princess of Orange

studio of Gerrit van Honthorst
oil on canvas, 1650s
NPG 1534

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Peter Van Abeele - NPG 6075

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Peter Van Abeele
silver medal, 1654
NPG 6075

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Pieter de Jode I, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D26432

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Pieter de Jode I, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, early 17th century
NPG D26432

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Jonas Suyderhoef, published by  Pieter Claesz Soutman, after  Gerrit van Honthorst - NPG D26429

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Jonas Suyderhoef, published by Pieter Claesz Soutman, after Gerrit van Honthorst
line engraving, published circa 1625-1650
NPG D26429

Mary, Princess of Orange, published by Balthasar Moncornet - NPG D26433

Mary, Princess of Orange

published by Balthasar Moncornet
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D26433

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Wenceslaus Hollar - NPG D26434

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Wenceslaus Hollar
etching, mid 17th century
NPG D26434

Mary, Princess of Orange, after Unknown artist - NPG D18425

Mary, Princess of Orange

after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D18425

Mary, Princess of Orange, after Unknown artist - NPG D18426

Mary, Princess of Orange

after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D18426

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Pieter de Jode II, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D18427

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Pieter de Jode II, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D18427

Mary, Princess of Orange, after Unknown artist - NPG D18428

Mary, Princess of Orange

after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D18428

Mary, Princess of Orange, published by Theodorus Merlen, after  Unknown artist - NPG D17811

Mary, Princess of Orange

published by Theodorus Merlen, after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 17th century
NPG D17811

Progeny of Charles I, published by Edward Cooper, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D26448

Progeny of Charles I

published by Edward Cooper, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
mezzotint, (1637)
NPG D26448

Mary, Princess of Orange, probably by William Faithorne, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D22822

Mary, Princess of Orange

probably by William Faithorne, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, late 1630s-1640s
NPG D22822

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Crispyn van den Queborne, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D32049

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Crispyn van den Queborne, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, 1640s
NPG D32049

The Marriage of William II of Orange-Nassau and Mary, Princess of Orange, by Renier Persyn, after  Isac Isaacsz (Isacsen) - NPG D32120

The Marriage of William II of Orange-Nassau and Mary, Princess of Orange

by Renier Persyn, after Isac Isaacsz (Isacsen)
line engraving, 1640s
NPG D32120

Mary, Princess of Orange, by William Faithorne, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D22883

Mary, Princess of Orange

by William Faithorne, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, 1641
NPG D22883

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Jonas Suyderhoef, after  Gerrit van Honthorst - NPG D32050

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Jonas Suyderhoef, after Gerrit van Honthorst
line engraving, 1643
NPG D32050

Mary, Princess of Orange, by and published by William Faithorne, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D22881

Mary, Princess of Orange

by and published by William Faithorne, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, 1650s
NPG D22881

Mary, Princess of Orange, by and published by William Faithorne, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D22882

Mary, Princess of Orange

by and published by William Faithorne, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, 1650s
NPG D22882

Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Mary, Princess of Orange, by A. Hertochs (Hertocks) - NPG D29326

Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Mary, Princess of Orange

by A. Hertochs (Hertocks)
line engraving, published 1661
NPG D29326

Mary, Princess of Orange, by William Faithorne Jr, after  Adriaen Hanneman - NPG D26431

Mary, Princess of Orange

by William Faithorne Jr, after Adriaen Hanneman
mezzotint, circa 1680 (1660)
NPG D26431

Mary, Princess of Orange, by William Faithorne Jr, after  Adriaen Hanneman - NPG D10636

Mary, Princess of Orange

by William Faithorne Jr, after Adriaen Hanneman
mezzotint, circa 1680 (1660)
NPG D10636

Mary, Princess of Orange, by William Faithorne Jr, published by  Robert Sayer, after  Adriaen Hanneman - NPG D19568

Mary, Princess of Orange

by William Faithorne Jr, published by Robert Sayer, after Adriaen Hanneman
mezzotint, circa 1680 (1660)
NPG D19568

Mary, Princess of Orange, by William Faithorne Jr, after  Adriaen Hanneman - NPG D7874

Mary, Princess of Orange

by William Faithorne Jr, after Adriaen Hanneman
mezzotint, circa 1680 (1660)
NPG D7874

The Five Eldest Children of King Charles I, published by Alexander Browne, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D11400

The Five Eldest Children of King Charles I

published by Alexander Browne, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
mezzotint, circa 1680-84 (1637)
NPG D11400

The Three Eldest Children of King Charles I; King Charles II, Mary, Princess of Orange and King James II, by Sir Robert Strange, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D26447

The Three Eldest Children of King Charles I; King Charles II, Mary, Princess of Orange and King James II

by Sir Robert Strange, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, mid 18th century (1635)
NPG D26447

King Charles I; Henrietta Maria; King Charles II; Mary, Princess of Orange, by Bernard Baron, published by  John Boydell, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D32111

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

by Bernard Baron, published by John Boydell, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
etching and line engraving, 1741 (1632)
NPG D32111

King Charles I, Henrietta Maria, King Charles II; Mary, Princess of Orange, by Bernard Baron, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D26449

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

by Bernard Baron, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
etching and line engraving, 1741 (1632)
NPG D26449

Three Eldest Children of Charles I, by Sir Robert Strange, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D32118

Three Eldest Children of Charles I

by Sir Robert Strange, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, 1750s-1780s (1635)
NPG D32118

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Jacobus Houbraken, after  Gerrit van Honthorst - NPG D32109

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Jacobus Houbraken, after Gerrit van Honthorst
line engraving, 1752
NPG D32109

Three Eldest Children of Charles I, by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D9088

Three Eldest Children of Charles I

by Richard Purcell (Charles or Philip Corbutt), after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
mezzotint, mid 18th century (1635)
NPG D9088

Five Children of King Charles I, by Richard Cooper, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D32119

Five Children of King Charles I

by Richard Cooper, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
line engraving, 1762 (1637)
NPG D32119

The family of King Charles I, after Samuel Woodforde - NPG D26374

The family of King Charles I

after Samuel Woodforde
line engraving, late 18th to early 19th century
NPG D26374

'Charles I taking leave of his family after being sentenced to loose his head by the Parliament', published by William and James Stratford, after  Unknown artist - NPG D33427

'Charles I taking leave of his family after being sentenced to loose his head by the Parliament'

published by William and James Stratford, after Unknown artist
etching, published 6 October 1792
NPG D33427

Mary, Princess of Orange, after Sir Peter Lely - NPG D26439

Mary, Princess of Orange

after Sir Peter Lely
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D26439

Mary, Princess of Orange, by R. Cooper, after  Pieter de Jode I - NPG D26440

Mary, Princess of Orange

by R. Cooper, after Pieter de Jode I
stipple engraving, early 19th century
NPG D26440

Mary, Princess of Orange, published by William Richardson, after  Wenceslaus Hollar - NPG D26435

Mary, Princess of Orange

published by William Richardson, after Wenceslaus Hollar
etching, published 1802
NPG D26435

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Edward Harding, after  Silvester Harding - NPG D26438

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Edward Harding, after Silvester Harding
stipple engraving, published 1808
NPG D26438

Mary, Princess of Orange, by Edward Scriven, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D26437

Mary, Princess of Orange

by Edward Scriven, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
stipple engraving, published 1810
NPG D26437

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

Three Eldest Children of Charles I, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck - NPG D32117

Three Eldest Children of Charles I

after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
photogravure, late 19th or early 20th century (1635)
NPG D32117

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