Henriette Adelaide von Savoyen (Keurvorstin van Beieren)

female / Italian, German
princess, patron
She had a leading role in the building of Nymphenburg Palace and the Theatine Church in Munich. Many Italian artists were invited by her to Munich, and she also introduced Italian opera to the court of Bavaria.
Italian, German
Turin 1636-11-06
München 1676-06-13
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Daughter of Victor Amadeus I, Duke of Savoy and Christine Princess of France. She married 1650 with Ferdinand Maria, who became Elector of Bavaria in 1651. 1662 she gave birth to the future Elector of Bavaria, Maximilan II Emanuel.
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Creation date: 2018-03-28; Last modified date: 2021-07-29


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