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A full-length portrait of Queen Victoria (Empress of India) wearing robes of state. The painting was commissioned to celebrate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee following a States of Guernsey resolution. The Queen gave permission for a portrait of herself wearing state robes, by Heinrich von Angeli in the Royal Collection, to be copied for the purpose. It was received and acknowledged by the States in a letter to the Queen, dated 21st June 1887.
oil on canvas
H 242 x W 164 cm
GUEMG : GMAG 1976.16
transferred from Royal Court, Guernsey, 1976
Val. Princep ARA after H. Von Angeli