The Blessing and Coronation of a Queen

Book Title: Sacrarvm caeremoniarvm sive Ritvvm ecclesiasticorvm S. Rom. ecclesiae. : libri tres

Author: Patrizi Piccolomini, Agostino, ca. 1435-1496

Image Title: The Blessing and Coronation of a Queen

Description: This engraving illustrates the blessing and coronation of a queen. The queen-elect kneels in front of the metropolitan bishop and receives her crown. A group of noblemen and priests look on. The image is flanked by a border containing angels, or putti.

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