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Christian Iv Collection

"Christian IV: A Visionary King and Diplomatic Figure" Christian IV, the illustrious King of Denmark, left an indelible mark on history with his visionary reign

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: King Christian IV of Denmark, 1577-1648, between c.1643 and c.1643. Creator: Karel van Mander III

King Christian IV of Denmark, 1577-1648, between c.1643 and c.1643. Creator: Karel van Mander III
King Christian IV of Denmark, 1577-1648, between c.1643 and c.1643

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV, 1577-1648, king of Denmark and Norway, c17th century. Creator: Anon

Christian IV, 1577-1648, king of Denmark and Norway, c17th century. Creator: Anon
Christian IV, 1577-1648, king of Denmark and Norway, c17th century

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Fredriksborg Castle, Denmark, 1652. Creator: Laurens Barata

Fredriksborg Castle, Denmark, 1652. Creator: Laurens Barata
Fredriksborg Castle, Denmark, 1652

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Ulrik Christian Gyldenlove (1630-1658), son of Christian IV and Vibeke Kruse, 1645

Ulrik Christian Gyldenlove (1630-1658), son of Christian IV and Vibeke Kruse, 1645. Creator: Abraham Wuchters
Ulrik Christian Gyldenlove (1630-1658), son of Christian IV and Vibeke Kruse, 1645

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV, 1638-1641. Creator: Karel van Mander III

Christian IV, 1638-1641. Creator: Karel van Mander III
Christian IV, 1638-1641. Danish king wearing lace-trimmed suit of gold silk

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Frederiksborg Castle seen from the Northwest- View near the Montbro Bridge, 1835

Frederiksborg Castle seen from the Northwest- View near the Montbro Bridge, 1835. Creator: Christen Købke
Frederiksborg Castle seen from the Northwest. Study;Frederiksborg Castle. View near the Montbro Bridge, 1835

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Frederiksborg Castle Seen from the Northwest - View near the Montbro Bridge, 1836

Frederiksborg Castle Seen from the Northwest - View near the Montbro Bridge, 1836. Creator: Christen Købke
Frederiksborg Castle Seen from the Northwest - View near the Montbro Bridge, 1836

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV on the 'Trinity' in the battle of Kolberger Heide 1644, 1828. Creator: Wilhelm Bendz

Christian IV on the "Trinity" in the battle of Kolberger Heide 1644, 1828. Creator: Wilhelm Bendz
Christian IV on the "Trinity" in the battle of Kolberger Heide 1644, 1828. Scene from the Torstenson War, King Christian IV of Denmark loses an eye

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV Aboard his Flagship 'The Trinity' ('Trefoldigheden'), 1782

Christian IV Aboard his Flagship "The Trinity" ("Trefoldigheden"), 1782
Christian IV Aboard his Flagship "The Trinity";Christian IV on board "Trefoldigheden", 1782

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV's Vision at Rothenburg Castle, 1823. Creator: Ditlev Blunck

Christian IV's Vision at Rothenburg Castle, 1823. Creator: Ditlev Blunck
Christian IV's Vision at Rothenburg Castle, 1823

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV's Audience Chamber at Rosenborg Palace, Copenhagen, 1854. Creator: Heinrich Hansen

Christian IV's Audience Chamber at Rosenborg Palace, Copenhagen, 1854. Creator: Heinrich Hansen
Christian IV's Audience Chamber at Rosenborg Palace, Copenhagen, 1854

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV, King of Denmark; Died 1649 (engraving)

Christian IV, King of Denmark; Died 1649 (engraving)
672193 Christian IV, King of Denmark; Died 1649 (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Christian IV, King of Denmark; Died 1649)

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Fireworks at the castle of the Margrave of Brandenburg at Colln on the River Spree on the occasion

Fireworks at the castle of the Margrave of Brandenburg at Colln on the River Spree on the occasion of the visit of King
3101028 Fireworks at the castle of the Margrave of Brandenburg at Colln on the River Spree on the occasion of the visit of King Christian IV of Denmark, 10 October 1595 (etching) by German School

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Arrival of King Christian IV of Denmark in Berlin on a visit to the John George

Arrival of King Christian IV of Denmark in Berlin on a visit to the John George, Elector of Brandenburg
3101255 Arrival of King Christian IV of Denmark in Berlin on a visit to the John George, Elector of Brandenburg, 6 October 1595 (etching) by European School

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV, (1933). Creator: Unknown

Christian IV, (1933). Creator: Unknown
Christian IV, (1933). Portrait of Christian IV of Denmark (1577-1648), king of Denmark-Norway, Duke of Holstein and Schleswig

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: The Great Market around statue Christian IV, Christiania, Norway, c1905

The Great Market around statue Christian IV, Christiania, Norway, c1905
The " Great Market" around statue Christian IV.- east to Church of Our Saviour, Christiania, Norway, c1905. From " The Underwood Travel Library - Norway"

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: The Lion Jewel, c1595. Artist: Corvinianus Saur

The Lion Jewel, c1595. Artist: Corvinianus Saur
The Lion Jewel, c1595. Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire. The elaborate enamel-work suggests the work of Corvinianus Saur, Court goldsmith to King Christian IV of Denmark

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian IV, King of Denmark, with his eldest son Frederick, (1816). Artist: Robert Dunkarton

Christian IV, King of Denmark, with his eldest son Frederick, (1816). Artist: Robert Dunkarton
Christian IV, King of Denmark, with his eldest son Frederick, (1816). Christian IV (1577-1648) was King of Denmark and Norway from 1588

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Portrait of King Christian IV of Denmark (1577-1648), c. 1615. Artist: Isaacsz, Pieter (1569-1625)

Portrait of King Christian IV of Denmark (1577-1648), c. 1615. Artist: Isaacsz, Pieter (1569-1625)
Portrait of King Christian IV of Denmark (1577-1648), c. 1615. Found in the collection of the Frederiksborg Slot

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Jacob van Doordt King Christian IV Queen Anna Katarina

Jacob van Doordt King Christian IV Queen Anna Katarina
Jacob van Doordt, King Christian IV and Queen Anna Katarina, Christian IV, 1577-1648, of Denmark and his consort, Queen Anna Katarina, 1575-1612, painting, 1611, Oil, Height, 55 cm (21.6 inch, Width)

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Karel van Mander III King Christian IV Denmark

Karel van Mander III King Christian IV Denmark
Karel van Mander III, King Christian IV, King Christian IV of Denmark, 1577-1648, Christian IV, King of Denmark and Norway, painting, between circa 1643 and about 1643, oil on canvas, Height

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: King Christian IV Christian IV 1577-1648 King

King Christian IV Christian IV 1577-1648 King
King Christian IV, Christian IV, 1577-1648, King of Denmark and Norway, painting, Oil on canvas, Height, 208 cm (81.8 inches), Width, 168 cm (66.1 inches)

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Christian Ix 1818 To 1906. King Of Denmark

Christian Ix 1818 To 1906. King Of Denmark

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: The Revells of Christendome, c. 1609 (engraving)

The Revells of Christendome, c. 1609 (engraving)
XJF877603 The Revells of Christendome, c.1609 (engraving) by Cockson, Thomas (fl.1591-1636); 29x36.8 cm; Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Portrait Christian IV King Denmark Decorated Oval

Portrait Christian IV King Denmark Decorated Oval
Artokoloro

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Royal & Ecclesiastical Gamers, c. 1609 (engraving)

Royal & Ecclesiastical Gamers, c. 1609 (engraving)
XJF877602 Royal & Ecclesiastical Gamers, c.1609 (engraving) by Cockson, Thomas (fl.1591-1636) (after); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Portrait of King Christian IV of Denmark, Jacob Houbraken, 1708 - 1780

Portrait of King Christian IV of Denmark, Jacob Houbraken, 1708 - 1780

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Portrait of King Christian IV of Denmark and Norway, Jan Harmensz

Portrait of King Christian IV of Denmark and Norway, Jan Harmensz. Muller, Remmert Petersen, 1604 - 1608

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: CHRISTIAN IV (1577-1648). King of Denmark and Norway, 1588-1648. Copper engraving

CHRISTIAN IV (1577-1648). King of Denmark and Norway, 1588-1648. Copper engraving, 18th century

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: CHRISTIAN IV (1577-1648). King of Denmark and Norway, 1588-1648

CHRISTIAN IV (1577-1648). King of Denmark and Norway, 1588-1648. Copper engraving, French, 17th century

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Statue of Christian IV, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Statue of Christian IV, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Background imageChristian Iv Collection: Flower market and statue of Christian IV, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Flower market and statue of Christian IV, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe


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"Christian IV: A Visionary King and Diplomatic Figure" Christian IV, the illustrious King of Denmark, left an indelible mark on history with his visionary reign. Born in 1577, he ascended to the throne at a young age and ruled until his death in 1648. Known for his diplomatic prowess and strategic alliances, Christian IV was a key player in European politics during the early modern period. The engravings and etchings depicting various events from Christian IV's life offer glimpses into his grandeur and influence. One such occasion was the awe-inspiring fireworks display at the castle of the Margrave of Brandenburg on October 10th, 1595. This event marked a momentous visit by King Christian IV to Berlin, where he met with John George, Elector of Brandenburg. As depicted in another etching from October 6th, 1595, Christian IV's arrival in Berlin showcased his commitment to fostering strong relationships with neighboring rulers. His diplomatic endeavors aimed to ensure peace and stability within Europe. Christian IV's impact extended beyond political affairs; he also played a significant role in shaping cultural landscapes. The Great Market surrounding a statue dedicated to him stands as evidence of his enduring legacy even today in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway around c1905. Artistic representations further immortalize this influential monarch. In one portrait dating back to approximately 1615 by Isaacsz Pieter captures Christian IV's regal presence while highlighting his distinctive features that made him instantly recognizable across Europe. Another anonymous portrait showcases how this charismatic king commanded attention wherever he went – be it through diplomacy or personal charm. These portraits serve as testaments to both his physical appearance and powerful persona that captivated those around him. While known for being politically astute and culturally inclined himself, it also fostered artistic patronage during his reign.