New portrait released to mark the Duchess of Cornwall's 70th birthday

Prince Charles and guests

Indeed some fans, such as her biographer Penny Junor, have suggested that far from being one of the biggest dangers to the House of Windsor and the monarchy in general, warm, earthy and intelligent Camilla is now one of its biggest assets.

The private party on Saturday at Highgrove for 250 friends and family, thrown for Camilla by husband Charles, the Prince of Wales, was attended by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as well as Prince Harry, The Telegraph reported.

She has a particular interest in literacy, animal welfare, osteoporosis but more striking is her work with rape crisis and domestic violence charities and the support she has given to campaigns against human trafficking and female genital mutilation.

Camilla Parker-Bowles has been celebrating her 70th birthday in style all week with one celebration after another.

Charles went on to marry the late Lady Diana Spencer and Camilla Wednesday Andrew Parker Bowles. Despite his many affairs during their failed first marriage, the two remain good friends.

Twelve years after their controversial civil wedding, which followed years of public rancour over their relationship, the portrait makes clear that they are very much a partnership of equals as they move, albeit reluctantly, ever closer to the throne.

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Testino shot to worldwide stardom after taking a series of lovely pictures of Diana for the Vanity Fair July 1997 issue - a month before she died.

A survey for the Mirror this weekend found 39% of people are content with having Camilla as Queen.

Prince Charles and Camilla were officially photographed in public for the first time in 1999 after a party at The Ritz hotel.

Testino told how he enjoyed working with Camilla.

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will return to their duties in Devon and Cornwall later in the week.

The future Queen of England is pictured smiling widely next to here husband of 12 years, Prince Charles, 68, in the portrait picture.

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