Henrietta Maria. Queen of England 1609-1669

The youngest daughter of Henry IV of France and Marie de Medici, 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.

Subject gender: Female
Artist: Sir Anthony Van Dyck
Size 16 x 9.5 cms

Price £10.00