Princess Ariane of the Netherlands baptized in the Hague
Princess Ariane Wilhelmina Maxima Ines of the Netherlands, 6 months, was baptized on October 20 in the Abbey Church in the Hague. Her godparents are Valeria Delger, Ines Zorreguita, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg, Tijo Baron Collot d’Escury and Anton Friling.
Wearing the christening gown of Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands from 1880, she arrived at the church in the arms of her mother, Princess Maxima of the Netherlands, 36. Also present were her father, Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, 40, and sisters Princess Catharina-Amalia, 3 1/2, and Princess Alexia, 2 1/2.
Click below for two more photos of the baptism.
The royal family of the Netherlands arrives at the Abbey Church.
Princess Ariane is christened by vicar Deodaat van der Boon with the help of her family and cousin Count Claus-Casimir of Orange-Nassau, 3 1/2.
Thanks to CBB readers Mary Beth and Shirley.