Prince Philip strikes a Pose in New Painting as he Retires from Public Engagements

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Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh Painting Released As He Retires From Public Engagements
UNITED KINGDOM - UNDATED: (NOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder.) In this undated handout issued by Buckingham Palace of a painting by Australian born artist Ralph Heimans, A painting of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh is photographed in the year of his retirement from public engagements set in The Grand Corridor at Windsor Castle with him depicted wearing the sash of the Order of the Elephant, Denmark's highest-ranking honour in 2017 in England. (Photo by Ralph Heimans/Buckingham Palace/PA Wire via Getty Images) Getty Images provides access to this publicly distributed image for editorial purposes and is not the copyright owner. Additional permissions may be required and are the sole responsibility of the end user.

Buckingham Palace has released a new painting of the Duke of Edinburgh and husband of Queen ElizabethPrince Philip as he retires from public engagements.

In the painting done by Australian born artist Ralph Heimans, the 96-year-old is seen in The Grand Corridor at Windsor Castle with him depicted wearing the sash of the Order of the Elephant, Denmark’s highest-ranking honor in 2017 in England.

The portrait was created to celebrate Prince Philip’s heritage and will be placed in the Museum of National History at Frederiksborg Castle in Denmark.

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Prince Philip announced his retirement earlier in the year.

Photo Credit: GettyImages/Handout

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