Never-before-seen portrait of Queen Elizabeth II released ahead of her funeral

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On the eve of her funeral, on Monday, The Royal Family released an unseen portrait of Queen Elizabeth through which she may be seen smiling on the digicam. The {photograph} was reportedly taken in May, ahead of Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, at her Windsor Castle Home. It is claimed to have been taken by photographer Ranald Mackechnie, who additionally captured her Jubilee portrait.

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“Ahead of Her Majesty The Queen’s Funeral, a brand new {photograph} has been released,” The Royal Family wrote, including that “it was taken this yr to mark Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee, as she turned the primary British Monarch to succeed in this milestone.”

Take a have a look at the {photograph} right here.

In the {photograph}, Queen Elizabeth II may be seen sporting a dove blue ensemble with her signature three-strand pearl necklace and a pair of dainty pearl studs. Recently, Princess of Wales Kate Middleton gave a nod to Britain’s longest-reigning monarch by sporting this neckpiece and earrings for a lunch reception at Buckingham Palace on Saturday.

Queen’s aquamarine and diamond clip brooches, which have been gifted to her on her 18th birthday by father King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, are affixed to her elegant outfit. She has worn these brooches on a number of events over the past seven many years.

Britain’s longest-reigning monarch died on September 8, 2022, at her beloved summer season residence Balmoral Castle. Recently, Queen Consort Camilla paid a heartfelt tribute to Queen Elizabeth II in a BBC documentary.

“She’s acquired these fantastic blue eyes, that when she smiles, gentle up her entire face. I’ll all the time bear in mind her smile. That smile is unforgettable,” she mentioned.

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