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Private Evening View for groups - In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

Friday, 14 March 2014 to Sunday, 20 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Enjoy a Private Evening View of In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse.... Read more about Private Evening View for groups - In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

Private Evening Talk and View for groups - In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

Friday, 14 March 2014 to Sunday, 20 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Enjoy a Private Evening Talk and View of In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. During this exclusive after-hours event, enjoy a special introductory talk by our exhibition... Read more about Private Evening Talk and View for groups - In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

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In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

Friday, 14 March 2014 to Sunday, 20 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

For the Tudor and Stuart elite, luxurious clothing was an essential component of court life. Garments and accessories – and the way in which they were worn – conveyed important messages about wealth, gender, age, social position, marital status and... Read more about In Fine Style: The Art of Tudor and Stuart Fashion

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Family Activity Bags: Art Spy In Fine Style

Friday, 14 March 2014 to Sunday, 20 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Explore The Queen’s Gallery with our ART SPY Family Activity Bags, available every day.  Join in a big bag of fun activities as you put on your Art Spy disguise and go on a secret mission to find out about the secrets of Tudor and... Read more about Family Activity Bags: Art Spy In Fine Style

In Fine Style - Meet the Curator

Tuesday, 22 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Fabrics woven with precious metal thread, gowns embroidered with symbolic flowers and linen ruffs set into gravity-defying pleats – the expense, complexity and precious nature of clothing during the 16th and 17th-century made dress a powerful symbol... Read more about In Fine Style - Meet the Curator

Short Talk - Pretty ladies dressed like men

Tuesday, 22 April 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join Anna Reynolds, Curator of Paintings, as she explores how clothing that blurred gender boundaries was a popular subject for social comment during the seventeenth century. This talk will compare the fashionable masculine-inspired riding habit worn... Read more about Short Talk - Pretty ladies dressed like men

Amplified Tour for Visitors with Hearing Loss: In Fine Style

Tuesday, 13 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Verbal Description Highlights Tour: In Fine Style

Tuesday, 20 May 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Join members of the Learning team for this verbal description tour of key works and themes in In Fine Style: The... Read more about Verbal Description Highlights Tour: In Fine Style

Study Afternoon in Partnership with National Galleries Scotland

Thursday, 5 June 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

This joint study afternoon explores aspects of 16th and 17th century fashion.  Topics include the process of constructing clothes, changing elements of dress throughout the 200 years and the representation of clothing in portraiture.  Speakers: Anna... Read more about Study Afternoon in Partnership with National Galleries Scotland

Short Talk - Pretty ladies dressed like men

Thursday, 5 June 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Clothing that blurred gender boundaries was a popular subject for social comment during the seventeenth century. This talk by exhibition curator Anna Reynolds, will compare the fashionable masculine-inspired riding habit worn by Mary of Modena with... Read more about Short Talk - Pretty ladies dressed like men

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