The Queen, 96, has simply launched her official Platinum Jubilee portrait. Her Majesty seems to be effortlessly regal sitting in Windsor Castle dressed all in blue. The backdrop of the image reveals the Round Tower. The portrait is symbolic, as Queen Elizabeth is the primary ever British monarch to mark 70 years of reign.

The {photograph} was taken by Mr Ranald Mackechnie within the Victoria Vestibule in Windsor Castle, in keeping with a Buckingham Palace assertion.

The Queen’s knee-length blue costume coat was designed by Angela Kelly and appears lovely on the monarch.

The blue material was wool Charmelaine and was embellished with pearls, plus a diamante trim across the neckline.

This additionally featured on the cascading down the entrance of the coat.

For jewelry, the monarch saved issues comparatively easy.

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Queen Elizabeth might be seen sporting a two-strand pearl necklace and a easy pair of pearl earrings.

She additionally accessorised together with her beautiful engagement ring, in a touching nod to Prince Philip.

This was paired on the identical left hand with a glistening gold watch.

Noticeably absent was a brooch, which the Queen normally wears in these historic portraits.


Royal watcher @loveforcambridg commented: “Aw what a beautiful picture of a remarkable woman [sic].

“You are liked and revered all world wide so thanks for the whole lot Your Majesty.”

One fan noted: “Symbolic with the statue of King Charles II within the background.

“Nice photograph!”