Robert Peake the Elder. Detail from Portrait of a Woman, Possibly Frances Cotton, Lady Montagu, of Boughton Castle, Northamptonshire, 1616.
Anne of Denmark (1574-1619), Queen of James I ~ Signed and dated 1837 ~ by Henry Pierce Bone (1779-1855) ~ Henry Bone made a notable success during his career of producing historical sequences of portrait enamels for exhibition and sale. This enamel is from the series of English Sovereigns and Queens from Edward III to Queen Victoria which was completed by Henry Pierce Bone after his father’s death in 1834. Originally painted by Paul van Somer (ca.1576-1621)