Catherine of Mecklenburg (1487 – 6 June 1561, Torgau ), was a Duchess of Saxony by marriage to Henry IV, Duke of Saxony. She was the daughter of the Duke Magnus II of Mecklenburg and Sophie of Pomerania-Stettin . Life She married on 6 July 1512 in Freiberg Duke Henry the Pious of Saxony.
Queen Charlotte, born Sophia Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz on May 19, 1744, was the daughter of Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg-Strelitz and Princess Elizabeth Albertina of...
Catherine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1692–1733) Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. Name variations: Yekaterina Ivanova or Ivanovna Romanov. Born on July 25, 1692; died on June 25, 1733; daughter of Ivan V (1666–1696), tsar of Russia (r. 1682–1689), and Praskovya Saltykova (1664–1723); elder sister of Anna Ivanovna (1693–1740); niece of ...
Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Sophia Charlotte; 19 May 1744 – 17 November 1818) was Queen of Great Britain and Ireland as the wife of King George III from their marriage on 8 September 1761 until her death in 1818.
The character of Charlotte is based on Princess Sophie Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, a figure whose racial identity has been in question for decades.
The Portrait of Henry IV of Saxony and Catherine of Mecklenburg are a matching pair of full-length portrait paintings by the German Renaissance master Lucas Cranach the Elder, dating from 1514, now in the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden, Germany.
Born: c. 1472 - Kronach, Upper Franconia Died: October 16, 1553 - Weimar Movements and Styles: Northern Renaissance Lucas Cranach the Elder Summary Accomplishments Important Art Biography Influences and Connections Useful Resources Summary of Lucas Cranach the Elder