Princesa Maria Amélia de Brasil. Hija de Pedro I de Brasil y de Amélie de Leuchtenberg. Maria Amélia se comprometió con el archiduque Maximiliano de Austria a principios de 1852, pero antes de que el matrimonio podría tener lugar contrajo tuberculosis y murió el 4 de febrero de 1853. Frans Xavier Winterhalter. 1849
Maria Leopoldina, Archduchess of Austria, Empress Consort of Brazil, Queen Consort of Brazil; by Louis Schlappriz. Her father was Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor. She was married to Pedro I, King of Brazil.
Princess Leopoldina of Brazil around 1864 approx age 17 yrs. These two Braganzan princesses, Leopoldina and her sister Isabel, were not very attractive. In fact, a surprising number of the Roman Catholic Royals were not very good looking. They tended to have much stronger features and lacked the bland prettiness of the mostly Protestant German royals.
Leopoldina says goodbye to her beloved sister and best friend, Maria Luiza, who was leaving to marry Napoleon Bonaparte. O ano era 1810 e a nossa #imperatrizleopoldina vivia um momento marcante em sua vida: a despedida de Maria Luisa de Habsburg, que, além de irmã, sempre foi a sua melhor amiga e confidente.
Princess Francisca of Braganza was a Brazilian princess, the daughter of Emperor Pedro I of Brazil, a member of the ruling family of Portugal, and his Queen, the Archduchess Maria Leopoldina of Austria.