Pictures from previous royal christenings

Interior of the Royal Chapel when Gustav III's second son, Karl Gustav, Duke of Småland was christened in 1782. Oil painting by Elias Martin. Photo: National Museum

Gustav VI Adolf’s christening in the White Sea Ballroom. The christening act in the ballroom in Stockholm's Palace on 25 November 1882. Based on a drawing by V. Andrén. Photo: The Royal Court

Prince Gustaf Adolf was christened on 15 June 1906 in the White Sea Ballroom in the Royal Palace. In the picture, Oscar II, Crown Prince Gustaf (V), Prince Gustaf (VI) Adolf and Prince Gustaf Adolf (Duke of Västerbotten). Photo: The Royal Court

Prince Gustaf Adolf’s christening took place in the White Sea Ballroom on 15 June 1906. Photo: The Royal Court

Princess Ingrid was christened on 5 May 1910 in the Royal Chapel. Crown Princess Margaret with Ingrid, Prince Gustaf Adolf and Prince Sigvard. Photo: Jaeger/The Royal Court

The photograph was taken at Prince Carl (VI) Gustaf’s christening on 7 June 1946. In the picture, King Gustaf V, Crown Prince Gustaf (VI) Adolf, Prince Gustaf Adolf and Prince Carl (XVI) Gustaf. Photo: Jaeger/The Royal Court

Crown Princess Victoria was baptised at the Royal Chapel on 27 September 1977 and given the names Victoria Ingrid Alice Désirée. Photo: Scanpix

Crown Princess Victoria was baptised at the Royal Chapel on 27 September 1977 and given the names Victoria Ingrid Alice Désirée. Photo: Scanpix

Princess Estelle was christened in the Royal Chapel on 22 May 2012. Photo: Jonas Borg/royalcourt.se

Princess Estelle was christened in the Royal Chapel on 22 May 2012. Photo: Jonas Borg/royalcourt.se