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The Infanta Margarita
  • After Diego Velázquez (1599 - 1660)
  • The Infanta Margarita
  • Spain
  • after 1656
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 70.8 x 55.5 cm
  • P100
  • Reserve Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Margarita, daughter of Philip IV of Spain and his second wife (and niece), Mariana, was born in 1651. In 1666 she married the Emperor Leopold of Germany, dying in 1673. This picture is a partial copy after Velázquez’s full-length portrait of the Infanta of c.1656 (Vienna, Kunsthistorisches Museum).