St.Hedwig. The King of Poland

The illustration shows great Polish monarch Hedwig of Anjou  (Jadwiga Andegaweńska  in Polish).

She has modern dress, crown and style to show her nowadays value. Blue heraldic lilies at the background symbolize her Anjou origin, white eagles on red top — coat after marriage. Rays of light behind depict belonging to the saints.

Queens regnant being relatively uncommon in Europe at the time, Jadwiga was officially crowned a king. Among her most notable cultural legacies was the restoration of the Kraków Academy, which was renamed Jagiellonian University in honour of her and her husband.From the time of her death, Hedwig was venerated widely in Poland as a, though she was only beatified in the 1980s.