Catherine of Braganza 1638-1705 queen of Charles II

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The Roman Catholic queen of Charles II and daughter of John, Duke of Braganza, afterwards King of Portugal, Catherine came to England in 1662, bringing a dowry of Tangier, Bombay and £300,000. Shy, solemn and pious, she was devoted to Charles who, although he hurt her by his infidelities, was genuinely attached to her.

Subject gender: Female
Artist: John Smith, after Jacob Huysmans
Size 16 x 9 cms

Price £12.00

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