Princess Catarina de Bragança

Unknown author17th century

National Coach Museum

National Coach Museum

Princess Catarina de Bragança (1638-1705), daughter of king João IV and sister of King Afonso VI and King Pedro II, married to King Charles II of England. Her dowry included a large amount of money, as well as the city and fortress of Tangier and the authority over the port and island of Bombay. She introduced the costum of drinking tea in the England court.

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  • Title: Princess Catarina de Bragança
  • Creator: Unknown author
  • Date Created: 17th century
  • Location Created: Former Royal Riding School, MNC - Exhibition 1st floor Gallery  2
  • Physical Dimensions: 163 cm x 134 cm
  • Type: Painting
  • Medium: Oil on canvas