SHOOT : Portraits of Princess Marie-Esméralda, Lady Moncada.
Born in Brussels, Princess Esméralda is the youngest daughter of King Leopold III and the Princess Lilian of Belgium, King Albert II¹s half-sister. Her full siblings are the late Prince Alexander of Belgium and Princess Marie-Christine of Belgium. Her half-siblings include the late King Baudouin of Belgium, Belgium’s former monarch King Albert II, who is also Marie-Esméralda’s godfather, and the late Princess Josephine-Charlotte of Belgium (Grand Duchess of Luxembourg).
Princess Marie-Esméralda is a journalist, writing under the name Esméralda de Réthy. She lives in London with her husband Sir Salvador Moncada, daughter Alexandra Leopoldine and son Leopoldo Daniel.