Serenissima Carolina DG Magnae Britanniae Franciae et Hiberniae Regina &c.Inaugurata XI die Octobris Anno 1727.
Sold by I. Smith at ye Lyon & Crown in Russell Street Covent Garden [n.d., c.1720].
Mezzotint, reworked plate, sheet 345 x 250mm. 13½ x 9¾". Trimmed to plate and tipped into album page.
Caroline Wilhelmina of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1683 - 1737), Queen of George II; in an oval, her hair in curls, wearing crown and pearl necklace, close low dress lined with ermine and jewels. Her parents died while she was still a child and she spent her early life in Berlin, before marrying Prince George of Hanover, the future King George II, in 1705. She accompanied him to England as Princess of Wales in 1714. After Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646 - 1723).
Chaloner Smith 268, II.
[Ref: 20463] £140.00