PASCH, Lorentz the Younger
(b. 1733, Stockholm, d. 1805, Stockholm)

Portrait of Queen Sophie-Magdalene

1773-75
Oil on canvas, 243 x 179 cm
The Hermitage, St. Petersburg

Sophia Magdalena of Denmark and Norway (1746-1813) was a Queen consort of Sweden. She was the eldest surviving child of King Frederick V of Denmark and Norway and Queen Louise. Her maternal grandparents were George II of Great Britain and Caroline of Ansbach.