Portrait of a woman, possibly Haseki Hürrem Sultan, called Roxelana (1506-1558), bust-length, in Ottoman costume, with a jewelled headdress

Portrait of a woman, possibly "Haseki Hürrem Sultan" the bust-length, in with Ottoman costume and a jewelled headdress. She natively was Ukrainian and her original name Roxelana She was the wife of "Ottoman Emperor Suleyman the Magnificent".

Roxelana    Known also by her Turkish name of Khourrem (or Hürrem or Karima), meaning "the cheerful one", (circa 1500 - April 18, 1558) was the wife of sultan Süleyman the Magnificent of the Ottoman Empire.

Haseki Hürrem Sultan (née Roxelana or Alexandra Lisowska) was the wife of Suleiman the Magnificent.

Princess Mihrimah Sultan was the daughter of the Ottoman Sultan Suleiman I and his Ruthenian wife, (1558) Hürrem Sultan.  She was born in Constantinople. Mehr-î-Mâh means "Sun (lit. clemency, compassion, endearment, affection) and Moon".

Titian Tiziano Vercelli (Italian painter, - Cameria, Daughter of Suleiman the Magnificent, as Saint Catherine - Date painted: Oil on canvas, x cm Collection: The Courtauld Gallery

Portrait of Hürrem Haseki Sultan, (Roxelana or Alexandra - The officially wed wife of Sultan Suleiman, The Great)

Roxelana - Hurrem ( Joyful or Laughing One) 1504 who was a captured slave but rose to become the wife and consort of Suleiman the Magnificent

hurrem sultan..the most beautiful who was the most powerful woman in the ottoman. the legal wife of sultan suleyman

the most beautiful who was the most powerful woman in the ottoman. the legal wife of sultan suleyman

Roxelane (1500-1558), Wife of the Emperor Soliman (1555); Titian (1490–1576; Italian)

Portrait of a Venetian Lady -- 1555 -- Titian -- Italian -- Oil on canvas -- National Gallery of Art, Washington DC.

Landesmuseum Mainz, Roxelane und Suleiman, der Prächtige von Anton Hickel (Roxelana and Suleiman the Magnificent) | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Suleiman the Magnificent and Roxelane (Hyreem). Suleiman was the tenth and longest-reigning Sultan of the Ottoman Empire, and extended the borders and wealth of the Ottoman state more then any other sultan before, nor after him.

Hürrem Haseki Sultan (1500 – 15 April 1558) (née Roxelana or Alexandra Anastasia Lisowska) was the wife and haseki sultan of Suleiman the Magnificent. She was one of the most powerful women in Ottoman history and a prominent figure during the sultanate of women. She achieved power and influenced the politics of the Ottoman Empire through her husband and played an active role in state affairs of the Empire.

Roxelana - Hürrem Haseki Sultan memorial in Rohatyn, Ukraine.


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