Archduke Eugen Ferdinand Pius Bernhard Felix Maria of Austria-Teschen (21 May 1863 – 30 December 1954) was an Archduke of Austria and a Prince of Hungary and Bohemia. He was the last Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights from the Habsburg dynasty.
Commander or Captain John Walter Roberts (1792–1845) | Art UK
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The Imperial Court
Grandchildren of Queen Victoria and Tsar Alexander II, Queen Marie of Romania (when Crown Princess) and her sister Victoria Melita, Grand Duchess of Hesse
Large red wax seal replica of an original Imperial wax seal | Etsy
Large, very decorative red wax seal replica of the original Imperial wax seal from Emperor Karl VI. (1715/1730) The wax seals is a replica from an original seal of the 18th century, which is today in a museum or archive. The original belonged to Emperor Karl VI. and was used for letters and documents mostly to verify the sender's or owners identity. This item can be used to decorate your home, or is excellent for any artwork. Size: 5,3 inches diameter (13,2 cm). Purchases will be send al…
At the Tsar's coronation, 1896, back row from left: Crown Prince Ferdinand of Romania; Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig of Hesse and by Rhine; Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; Grand Duchess Victoria Melita of Hesse and by Rhine; Hereditary Prince Alfred of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Seated, from left: Crown Princess Marie of Romania; The Duchess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha,
The Hessian Sisters - (left to right) Princess Irene of Prussia, Alexandra (centre), the Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna (standing) and Princess Victoria of Battenberg photographed, the early1900s.
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Le Rouge symbole de beauté, de séduction et de péché........
Violent, voyant, lumineux ou sombre, lourd de symboles : le rouge, jamais neutre, est la couleur ambivalente entre toutes. Le rouge renvoie à deux éléments – le sang et le feu – considérés tantôt positivement tantôt négativement : rouge feu de la vie, de l’esprit saint, mais aussi rouge de l’enfer et ses diables, des crimes de sang, donc du péché et des interdits, chez nous le sang du Christ purifie. Ailleurs le disque rouge du soleil, drapeau de l’empire du Soleil-Levant , symbolise plutôt…
Sir Thomas Lawrence | Charles Stewart, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry | L1163
Lieutenant-General The Hon. Sir Charles Stewart, later 3rd Marquess of Londonderry, by Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1813. Private collection.
List of French monarchs
The Monarchs of France ruled from the establishment of the Frankish Kingdom in 486 to 1870. During most of its history, France was ruled by kings. However, four Carolingian monarchs were also Roman Emperors and the Bonapartes were Emperors of the French. This article lists all rulers to have held the title "King of Franks", "King of France", "King of the French" or "Emperor of the French". For other Frankish monarchs, see List of Frankish kings. In addition to the monarchs listed below, the…
Coat of arms of Andrew of Austria, Cardinal, Margrave of Burgau (1558-1600). 02 Großes Wappenbuch, enthaltend die Wappen der deutschen Kaiser, der europäischen Königs- und Fürstenhäuser, der Päpste und Kardinäle, Süddeutschland 1583
e-codices – Bibliothèque virtuelle des manuscrits en Suisse
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“Old wood to burn! Old wine to drink! Old friends to trust! Old authors to read.” — Alfonso X el Sabio (November 23, 1221 - April 4, 1284), king of Galicia, Castile, Leon.
Teutonic Knights: 10 Things You Should Know - Realm of History
Let us take a gander at ten interesting facts about the Teutonic Knights, who made their military mark in battlefields of Europe.
Antique cabinet photograph of Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna ( she is 21 years old) in her Russian Court dress. 1885. Ilinskoe is mentioned in the handwritten signature. It is a favourite countryside estate of Ella and her husband Sergei. Imperial Court photographer Karl Bergamasco. #history #Russian #court #dress
Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, AN II 3, p. 41v – Matriculation Register of the Rectorate of the University of Basel, Volume 1 (1460-1567)
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UNKNOWN MASTER, Flemish (active early 16th century in Mechelen) A painter named Jan van Battel was commissioned to paint a triptych of Charles V. The picture shows the central panel of the triptych on which the young ruler is depicted in a realistic way. Charles V, HRE (1500-58)
Maria Elisabetha De Bourbon, Princeps De Parma Archidux Austriæ, Nata D. 31 Dec. 1741, Nupta D. 6. Oct. 1760.
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Marie Antoinette, engraving by Fritsch from a painting by Wagenschoen, 1770 (age 15). Sent from the Austrian court to the future Louis XIV. It was the first portrait Louis ever saw of Marie Antoinette
Ella and Alexandra wearing boas | Grand Ladies
Alexandra and sister Ella demonstrate late 1890s fashion with A-line skirts, mildly puffed sleeves, and shallow vee waists and waist bands.
Sisi, Empress Elizabeth of Austria age 60, died September 10, 1898 due to an assassination attempt. She was stabbed in the heart with a sharpened file by a young mentally ill anarchist named Luigi Lucheni in Geneva Switzerland.
The Order of Brothers of the German House of Saint Mary in Jerusalem - commonly known as the Teutonic Order is a German medieval military order, and became in modern times a purely religious Catholic order. It was formed to aid Christians on their pilgrimages to the Holy Land and to establish hospitals. Its members have commonly been known as the Teutonic Knights, since they also served as a crusading military order in the Middle Ages.
Charles-Paul Landon | Galerie Giustiniani, ou, Catalogue figuré des tableaux de cette célèbre galerie, transportée d'Italie en France, accompagné d'observations critiques et historiques, et de soixante-douze planches gravée au trait, contenant environ cent cinquante sujets | The Met
Series title: Annales du musée et de l'école moderne des beaux-arts. Seconde collection. Partie ancienne.Contemporary binding with arms of Empress Marie-Louise, the second wife of Napoleon I
Un tríptico que representa a Carlos I de España
El Kunsthistorisches Museum de Viena exhibe un tríptico de Jan van Battel el Joven que representa al archiduque Carlos como rey de España, rodeado de escudos de armas
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22 Likes, 1 Comments - Jesper Wasling, Heraldist (@waslingmedia) on Instagram: “Queen Margareta (1536-51) #Lejonhuvud #lewenhaupt Married to king Gustav #Vasa (1523-60). Note the…”