Royal Gathering at Windsor - European Royalty
Royal Gathering at Windsor - European Royalty - November 17th 1907. This card features the following: The Princess Royal, Duke of Connaught, The Queen of Norway, German Emperor Kaiser Wilhelm II, Princess of Wales, Princess Patricia, Prince of Wales (later King George V), Alfonso XIII King of Spain, German Empress, Prince Arthur of Connaught, Queen Alexandra, Grand Duke Vladimir of Russia, Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg Queen of Spain, Duchess of Connaught, Princess Victoria, Prince Johann of Saxony, Prince Olaf, King Edward VII, The Infanta Isabel of Spain, Princess Henry of Battenberg, Grand Duchess Vladimir of Russia, Amelie of Orleans Queen Consort of Portugal, Duchess D'Aosta, Princess Johann of Saxony. Date: 1907
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John Bale (1495-1563), Bishop of Ossory, scholar and writer. English prelate (divine) and author of controversial works about the Protestant cause. Author of Kynge Johan, considered to be the first historical English play. Bale converted to Protestantism from Catholicism, he took a wife and eventually had to flee to Germany. Date: Circa 1550
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Portrait of Johan Fetzer (1592-1646) with his
Portrait of Johan Fetzer (1592-1646) with his ensign, a multicolored flag with a coat of arms.. Chromolithograph from Hefner-Alteneck's Costumes, Artworks and Appliances from the Middle Ages to the 17th Century, Frankfurt, 1889. Illustration by Dr. Jakob Heinrich von Hefner-Alteneck and published by Heinrich Keller. Dr. Hefner-Alteneck (1811 - 1903) was a German curator, archaeologist, art historian, illustrator and etcher.
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