Henry Frederick Stuart, Prince of Wales (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the elder son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name derives from his grandfathers: Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark. Prince Henry was widely seen as a bright and promising heir to his father's thrones. However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever. The heirship to the English and Scottish thrones passed to his younger brother Charles.

Henry Frederick Stuart, Prince of Wales (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the elder son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name derives from his grandfathers: Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark. Prince Henry was widely seen as a bright and promising heir to his father's thrones. However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever. The heirship to the English and Scottish thrones passed to his younger brother Charles.

Henry Frederick Stuart, Prince of Wales, eldest son of King James I. Henry was an accomplished hawker and sportsman in general, despite his young age.

Henry Frederick Stuart, Prince of Wales, eldest son of King James I. Henry was an accomplished hawker and sportsman in general, despite his young age.

Frederick, Prince of Wales, father of George III. The Prince of Wales, ca. 1733, with his sisters, Anne, Caroline and Amelia.

Frederick, Prince of Wales, father of George III. The Prince of Wales, ca. 1733, with his sisters, Anne, Caroline and Amelia.

Frederick Prince of Wales, son of George II and Caroline of Ansbach. George I created him Duke of Edinburgh. He married Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha and their first son eventually became George III. Frederick never became king as he died at the age of 44 from a burst lung abscess.

Frederick Prince of Wales, son of George II and Caroline of Ansbach. George I created him Duke of Edinburgh. He married Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha and their first son eventually became George III. Frederick never became king as he died at the age of 44 from a burst lung abscess.

Frederick, Prince of Wales (1707-51)Jean-Baptiste van Loo (1684-1745)Signed and dated 1742.

Frederick, Prince of Wales (1707-51)Jean-Baptiste van Loo (1684-1745)Signed and dated 1742.

Frederick, Prince of Wales. Frederick, a German prince who arrived in England as an adult and was on very bad terms with his father, was making considerable efforts to ingratiate himself and build a following among his subjects-to-be (which came to naught, as he died before his father and never became king). A masque linking the prince with both the medieval hero-king Alfred the Great's victories over the Vikings and with the current building of British sea power — exemplified by the recent…

Frederick, Prince of Wales. Frederick, a German prince who arrived in England as an adult and was on very bad terms with his father, was making considerable efforts to ingratiate himself and build a following among his subjects-to-be (which came to naught, as he died before his father and never became king). A masque linking the prince with both the medieval hero-king Alfred the Great's victories over the Vikings and with the current building of British sea power — exemplified by the recent…

British Crown Jewels: The Coronet of Frederick, Prince of Wales - 1728 for Frederick, Prince of Wales, Heir Apparent of King George II. The solid gold single arched coronet was manufactured probably by royal goldsmith Samuel Shales. It was used both by his son, George III and his grandson, George IV when each was Prince of Wales. Instead being worn it is carried on a cushion ahead of the Prince in procession. The coronet was last used by King Edward VII when he was Prince of Wales.

British Crown Jewels: The Coronet of Frederick, Prince of Wales - 1728 for Frederick, Prince of Wales, Heir Apparent of King George II. The solid gold single arched coronet was manufactured probably by royal goldsmith Samuel Shales. It was used both by his son, George III and his grandson, George IV when each was Prince of Wales. Instead being worn it is carried on a cushion ahead of the Prince in procession. The coronet was last used by King Edward VII when he was Prince of Wales.

"Frederick, Prince of Wales" 1707 – 51 by Joachim Kayser (1727) in the Royal Collection, UK - From the curators' comments: "This portrait is a collaboration between two artists working in Germany: Joachim Kayser and Johan Anton von Klyher....The Prince rides a grey horse rearing to the right, holding a red baton in his right hand; a low extensive landscape beyond; he wears a red-brown jacket over a cuirass, long powdered hair, the riband of the Garter; light blue saddlecloth."

"Frederick, Prince of Wales" 1707 – 51 by Joachim Kayser (1727) in the Royal Collection, UK - From the curators' comments: "This portrait is a collaboration between two artists working in Germany: Joachim Kayser and Johan Anton von Klyher....The Prince rides a grey horse rearing to the right, holding a red baton in his right hand; a low extensive landscape beyond; he wears a red-brown jacket over a cuirass, long powdered hair, the riband of the Garter; light blue saddlecloth."

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