Nathaniel Hone. Portrait of Miss Gunning, 1770.
The Gunning Sisters were from a poor Irish family that moved to England, where subsequently they became famed beauties, making their fortune in marriage and even presented to Royalty.
Coronation Portraits of Queens of the United Kingdom from the House of Windsor (Saxe-Coburg and Gotha):
- Alexandra of Denmark
- Mary of Teck
- Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon
- Elizabeth II
“The Little Mermaid” by Ileana Surducan