1842 Queen Victoria wearing sapphire jewelry by Franz Xavier Winterhalter Winterhalter painted two similar portraits of Queen Victoria in 1842, one of her wearing a small crown and this one where she also wears Order of the Garter regalia.
Victoria 1837-1901. Married her cousin Albert and they had 9 children. Her reign saw the beginning of the Industrial revolution. The British Empire stretched all around the world, and was at its largest while she was Queen. Victoria was made Empress of India.