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Caroline, Queen Consort of George II (1683–1737)

Photo credit: The Queen's College, University of Oxford

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Caroline Wilhelmina of Brandenburgh-Ausbach, married George Augustus, Prince Elector of Hanover, in 1705, came to England as Princess of Wales, 1714 and became Queen consort in 1727. Joseph Smith successfully petitioned the Queen for funds to complete the High Street façade of the college. This is a copy of a full-length portrait at Goodwood House.

The Queen's College, University of Oxford


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  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    125 x 99 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    gift from Provost Joseph Smith


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The Queen's College, University of Oxford

High Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 4AW England

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