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.
Queen Isabella I of Castile. Before she was the queen, her half-brother tried to contract marriage to her with Alfonso V of Portugal. Isabella decided to make a secret proposal with Ferdinand II of Aragon to secure her place as the heir to the throne.
By Michael Sittow. A young Catherine of Aragon, known at this age for her beauty. Daughter of Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain, wife to Prince Arthur of England and, more famously, to his younger brother Henry VIII.