K I N G S & Q U E E N S
French Belle Époque dancer Cléo de Mérode as Queen of Hearts, ca. early 20th century
Africa | Nyimi Kok Mmabiintosh III - King of Kuba - D. R. Congo | © Daniel Laine. Between the years of 1988 and 1991, French photographer Daniel Laine spent about 12 months on the African continent tracking down and photographing figures of royalty, and leaders of kingdoms. During this time he managed to photograph 70 monarchs and descendants of the great African dynasties with his work on this series.
King Nyimi Maibiintsh III, King of Kuba (in the Congo)
Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Chris Levine
King Henry V (aka Kenneth Branagh)
Kenneth Branaugh « Pilgrim Seasonings