[Anne of Denmark]Anna Friderici III. Danorum Regis F. Jacobi VI. Scotorum Anglorumq. Primi Electi Regis Uxor, Lectissima Heroina.
Line engraving, sheet 170 x 136mm (6¾ x 5½"). Trimmed.
Contemporary portrait of Anne of Denmark (1574-1619), Queen of James I, Anne was an enthusiastic patron of the arts, who commissioned elaborate masques from such leading talents as Ben Jonson and Inigo Jones. Jones also designed for Anne the Queen's House at Greenwich, an early example of British architecture in the Palladian style. One of a pair of engravings by Pieter de Jode (1570/3-1634).
For the pair of Anne of Denmark and James I, see ref. 15803.
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