Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Worth a Thousand Words: Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria (1843). Franz Xaver Winterhalter (German, 1805-1873).
via Books and Art
I always heard that Queen Victoria was a pretty girl but I'd only seen images of her from her old age. Now in this, ‘the secret picture’, for her husband's 24th birthday, I see it is true.

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