Pictures and Power. The Visual Politics of Christian II

Christian II (1481–1559) is one of the most fascinating kings ever to sit on the throne of Denmark – and he was the first Danish king to seriously use art to promote his political objectives.
, 'Portait of the Danish King Christian II,' ca. 1514, Statens Museum for Kunst

Michael Sittow

Portait of the Danish King Christian II, ca. 1514

Statens Museum for Kunst