coronation portrait


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).

Queen Elizabeth I (The Coronation Portrait) • by Unknown English Artist Ca 1600 (Probably a copy of a lost original of Ca 1559 - Crowning was on 15 January 1559)

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