Ep. 5 King George III & Queen Charlotte

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King George III in coronation robes, Allan Ramsay, c.1765, oil on canvas, Art Gallery of South Austrialia (Wiki Image Source)


Charlotte Sophia of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Studio of Allan Ramsay, 1762, oil on canvas, National Portrait Gallery (Wiki Image Soruce)


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Queen Charlotte, Thomas Gainsborough, 1781, oil on canvas, The Royal Collection


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The Marsham Children, Thomas Gainsborough, 1787, oil on canvas, Gemäldegalerie


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The Three Youngest Daughters of George III, John Singleton Copley, 1785, oil on canvas, Buckingham Palace


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King George III and Queen Charlotte with their six eldest children, Johann Zoffany, 1770, oil on canvas, Royal Collection


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Queen Charlotte with her Two Eldest Sons, Johann Zoffany, 1765, oil on canvas, Royal Collection


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Queen Charlotte, Johann Zoffany, 1771, oil on canvas, Royal Collection


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The Death of General Wolfe, Benjamin West, 1770, oil on canvas, National Gallery of Canada


Helpful Resources

Adamson, John. The Princely Courts of Europe: Ritual, Politics and Culture Under the Ancien Régime 1500-1700. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1999.

Avery-Quash, Susanna and Kat Retford (eds.). The Georgian London Townhouse: Building, Collecting and Display. New York: Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019.

Black, Jeremy. George III: Majesty and Madness. Penguin House (e-book), 2020.

Brewer, John. The Pleasures of the Imagination: English Culture in the Eighteenth Century. New York: Farrar Straus Grioux, 2001.

Vikki Jenner History TV @vikkijennerhistory

History with Amy @history_with_amy

Devil Wears Prada Scene Link


King George III [Link]

Queen Charlotte [Link]

Allan Ramsay [Link]

Thomas Gainsborough [Link]

Johan Zoffany [Link]

Benjamin West [Link]

National Trust Collections [Link]

Royal Collection Trust [Link]

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