Portrait of Christian VIII. Painted by W.N. Marstrand, 1843.
Frederik VII as a young man. Painted by C.A. Jensen, 1824.
Queen Caroline Amalie, painted by H.C. Jensen, 1879.
Queen Caroline Amalie. Signed: L. Aumont, 1830.
The years towards the middle of the 19th century became increasingly marked by the national conflict between the Danes and Germans in the duchies of Schleswig and Holstein. It culminated in the Three Years' War, or the First Schleswig War in 1848-51.