Stylistic and Cultural Significance Analysis

Both the Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth and the Kangxi Emperor portrait convey power and authority of the ruler in their distinct and respective ways.
Choose ONE of the above images and conduct an analysis of the painting’s stylistic and cultural significance.
Why is the Armada Portrait of Queen Elizabeth or the Kangxi Emperor portrait culturally significant? What does its subject matter, theme, symbolism, or style tell us about the culture that produced it?
How does each image convey the power and authority of the ruler in their different ways? What do they have in common?