Chinese porcelain figures; placed in this room in the time of Queen Charlotte Amalie, who died in 1714.
Queen Charlotte Amalie, the wife of Christian V, painted by Jacob d’Agar around 1690.
Charlotte Amalie became the Queen of Denmark in 1670. She was the daughter of Landgrave William VI of Hesse-Kassel. In 1667 she was married to Christian (V); as well as other children they had Frederik (IV).
From 1675 to 1679 the Scanian War was fought with Sweden. But the final goal, to win back Scania, was not reached as no European state would allow both sides of Øresund to be ruled by the same power again.
Sèvres porcelain presented to Christian VII in 1768 when he visited the factory in Sèvres.
Flora Danica porcelain. Made 1790-1803 at the Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Manufactory, decorated with botanical drawings of Denmark's flora.
Punchbowl showing the naval battle of Copenhagen on 2nd April, 1801. Made by the Royal Porcelain Manufactory and presented by Count Roepstorff to a non-commissioned officer who took part in the battle.
Punchbowl of Chinese porcelain. It pictures Peter Appleby’s ropewalk and shipyard at Christianshavn.
For more information on the royal collection of porcelain, please visit the website of the Danish monarchy
Portrait of Frederik V, painted by J.J. Töpfer, 1752, on a pedestal of Meissen porcelain.