coronation portrait

tuftananke  asked:

Coronations are marked by portraits, right? What did his look like? What did his mom's look like?

only made his mother’s portrait! majestät was only 12 when he got the crown. i looove doing these, please send me more requests! <3 feel free to involve riddaren as well!


Coronations of English Queens vs. Their Onscreen Depictions:

Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I in her coronations robes (c. 1600-1610, copy of a lost original c. 1559) vs. Cate Blanchett in Elizabeth (1998).

Coronation portrait of Queen Victoria by George Hayter (1838) vs. Emily Blunt in The Young Victoria (2009).

Photograph of Queen Elizabeth II at her coronation (1953) vs. Claire Foy in The Crown (2016).

Make no mistake, he’s smiling, but he’s dying under all those layers lmao

Each year I come up with better versions of Gilbert’s coronation portrait and I honestly think this one is the best one I’ve ever done! Happy 827++ years of being a nation, my dearest Prussian bab~!! <3

“The Public Viewing of David’s Coronation at the Louvre” (1810) (detail) by Louis Léopold Boilly (1761-1845).