Queen & Commonwealth
 
Royal Pageant
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 407768

Royal Pageant

1999

Robert Aryeetey

Prsented to HM The Queen by the Chiefs and People of Ghana

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The painting depicts a colourful street scene of a Ghanaian royal pageant with a full-length central portrait of the Chief of the Ga area, wearing a gold robe, surrounded by musicians and a man carrying a large parasol to shade the Chief.

It was presented by the Chiefs and People of Ga Traditional Area to The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Durban in November 1999.