Elisabeth Stuart, Electress of the Palatinate & Queen of Bohemia (1596-1662).
Gerrit van HONTHORST (aka Gherardo delle Notti; Gherardo Fiammingo)
17th c Dutch Baroque Painting
(Utrecht, 4 Nov 1592 - 27 April 1656, Utrecht)
Oil on canvas
Berlin. Deutsches Historisches Museum.
"Elisabeth of Bohemia was a member of the Stuart dynasty, being the eldest daughter of James VI of Scotland and his queen consort Anne of Denmark. She married Frederick V, Elector of the Palatinate in 1613. During Frederick's short reign as Frederick I, King of Bohemia, in 1619-1620, Elisabeth was known as the Winter Queen"
"HONTHORST Gerrit van | Elisabeth Stuart, Electress of the Palatinate & Queen of Bohemia (1596-1662). | c. 1630 | Dutch | Baroque | ©Kathleen Cohen | berh5477"