A portrait of the Emperor Maximilian I and his family; shown are his son Philip the Fair, his wife Mary of Burgundy, his grandsons Ferdinand I and Charles V, and Louis II of Hungary (husband of his granddaughter Mary of Austria). By Bernhard Strigel,
Joanna of Austria, daughter of the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, was married in December 1552 to John of Portugal (see RCIN After his death in January 1554 she returned to Spain, where she ruled as regent until
A beautiful posthumous painting of Isabel of Castile;(Queen Isabella) Renaissance Queen of Spain along side her husband Ferdinand of Aragon II. Isabel was mother to Juana of Castile & Katharine of Aragon.
A Profitable Marriage: Isabella of Castile and Ferdinand of Aragon, the parents of Katherine of Aragon, first wife of Henry VIII. Also responsible for funding Christopher Columbus' journey which resulted in the discovery of America.