Emily Harvey

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Louise Renee de Querouaille (artist: Peter Lely). Louise Renée de Penancoët de Kérouaille, Duchess of Portsmouth (6 September 1649 – 14 November 1734) was a mistress of Charles II of England. Through her son by Charles II, Charles Lennox, 1st Duke of Richmond, she is ancestress of both wives of Prince Charles: Diana, Princess of Wales, and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall.

The Duchess of Portsmouth by Sir Peter Lely, circa 1671 Louise Renée de Penancoët de Kérouaille, Duchess of Portsmouth September 1649 – 14 November was a mistress of Charles II of England. Through her son by Charles II, Charles Lennox,

Barbara Palmer, 1st Duchess of Cleveland: Known as Lady Castlemaine, was an English courtesan and perhaps the most notorious of the many mistresses of King Charles II of England, by whom she had five children, all of whom were acknowledged and subsequently ennobled. Her influence was so great that she has been referred to as "The Uncrowned Queen." #BelleCora @Doubleday Books

Lady Castlemaine was one of the most notorious of the many mistresses of King Charles II of England, by whom she had five children, all of whom were acknowledged and subsequently ennobled. Her influence was so great that many in the court feared her.

Nell Gwyn--She was a orange seller at the Kings Theater when she met King Charles II of England.  She was fearless, witty, and sassy....among other things.  She became his long time mistress. Her story is one of my favorites in European history.

Eleanor ('Nell') Gwyn called "pretty, witty Nell" by Samuel Pepys - portrait by Simon Verelst 1680 - oil on canvas, feigned oval, NPG London

Double-portrait of William II, Prince of Orange, and his wife Mary Stuart Gerard van Honthorst 1647

fripperiesandfobs: “ Double-portrait of William II, Prince of Orange, and his wife Mary Stuart Gerard van Honthorst 1647 ”

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"Romeo&Juliet" tonight at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater. So proud of these amazing performers. And shoutout to Lincoln Center Education. "Never was a story of more woe." Pics by Michael & Suz Karchmer

"Romeo&Juliet" tonight at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater. So proud of these amazing performers. And shoutout to Lincoln Center Education. "Never was a story of more woe." Pics by Michael & Suz Karchmer

"Romeo&Juliet" tonight at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater. So proud of these amazing performers. And shoutout to Lincoln Center Education. "Never was a story of more woe." Pics by Michael & Suz Karchmer

"Romeo&Juliet" tonight at Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater. So proud of these amazing performers. And shoutout to Lincoln Center Education. "Never was a story of more woe." Pics by Michael & Suz Karchmer