Enamel and gold box with inset miniature of Edward VII (1841-1910). Gold, enamel, diamonds, watercolour on ivory. Acquirer: King George V, King of the United Kingdom (1865-1936). Provenance: Given to George V by Queen Mary in, or later than, 1910.
Princess Helena (1846-1923). Anton Hähnisch's miniature copy is based on Franz Xaver Winterhalter’s half-length oil sketch of June 1861 showing the Princess in mourning for her grandmother, the Duchess of Kent, who had died on 16 March. She wears a black evening dress with a locket suspended from a black ribbon around her neck and jet hoop earrings. | The Royal Collection