King Christian VII, 1749-1808, crowned 1766

147.5 x 119.5cm | 1772

Alexander Roslin

The king is depicted in the coronation costume he wore at his anointing in Christiansborg Castle Church on 1 May 1767. Roslin made the portrait in Paris. The young king had visited the city in 1768.

Object: A 9469
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