Masterpiece Filips III, King of Spain by Frans Pourbus Atelier on your wall
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The painting Philip III, King of Spain – ca. 1600
Original: oil on copper 22.5 x 28.5 cm, wxh
Frans Pourbus II painted this portrait commissioned by King Philip III ( 1578 – 1621 ). Dressed in his armour, with a necklace around his neck with the badge of the Order of the Golden Fleece.
Philip III was born in Madrid on April 14 in 1578. His parents were Philip II of Spain and Anna of Austria. After the death of his father in 1598, Philip III became the king of Spain, Naples, Sicily and as Philip II king of Portugal. His nickname was “El Piadazo” (the Devouted).
On April 18 in 1599 Philip married his nephew, Margaretha of Austria. Together they have 8 children. Their eldest daughter Anna Maria later married King Louis XIII of France. Philip III dies in Madrid on 31 March 1621.
Frans Pourbus II made a portrait of Frans III’s wife, Margaretha van Oostenrijk.
Read more about the life and work of Frans Pourbus II on his painters page.