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Short talk - Old Master Collecting

Thursday, 26 June 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Eighteenth-century collectors had clear ideas about painting. They wished to buy works which were serious, expressive and classically beautiful. In the story of collecting we... Read more about Short talk - Old Master Collecting

Short Recital - Arne Menuet and variation from Sonata No.3 in G major

Wednesday, 2 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Arne Menuet and variation from Sonata No.3 in G major

Short talk - William Kent - the first royal interior decorator

Thursday, 3 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. The brilliant architect, landscape designer and artist William Kent was involved in many of the great building projects in Britain during the early eighteenth-century,... Read more about Short talk - William Kent - the first royal interior decorator

Short talk - 'A thing of more show than use'

Thursday, 10 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Early Georgian society developed a huge appetite for luxury goods – for fashionable porcelain, gold snuff boxes, elaborately rococo silver and the newest designs in fabric,... Read more about Short talk - 'A thing of more show than use'

Short Recital - Avison Leggerement from Sonata Prima Op.5

Wednesday, 16 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Avison Leggerement from Sonata Prima Op.5

Short talk - A Copper Uncovered

Thursday, 17 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. This talk by Adelaide Izat, Paintings Conservator, traces the conservation and restoration of Maratti's Annunciation. Removal of discoloured varnish and overpaint has revealed... Read more about Short talk - A Copper Uncovered

Short talk - Hogarth and the Harlot

Thursday, 24 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. 'My Picture was my Stage and men and women my actors'. William Hogarth's A Harlot's Progress was the first of his printed 'modern moral subjects', which were to prove wildly... Read more about Short talk - Hogarth and the Harlot

Short Recital - Handel Suite No.7 in G minor HWV432

Wednesday, 30 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short recital with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for a short 15-minute recitals on the Shudi Harpsichord and other period instruments, exploring music from the Georgian... Read more about Short Recital - Handel Suite No.7 in G minor HWV432

D/deaf and hard of hearing event: The First Georgians, in partnership with the Wallace Collection

Wednesday, 30 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This two-day event, at The Queen's Gallery Buckingham Palace and the Wallace Collection, will compare and contrast art and society in eighteenth-century Britain and France. The collecting of the first two Georges and the cultural life in Britain will... Read more about D/deaf and hard of hearing event: The First Georgians, in partnership with the Wallace Collection

Short talk - The restoration of the Baumgartner Casket and Henry Clay Organ Clock

Thursday, 31 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Free Short Talk with an exhibition ticket or 1-Year Pass. Following the disastrous fire at Windsor Castle in November 1992, the Baumgartner reliquary casket ended up in a plastic crate, having fallen to pieces during the evacuation... Read more about Short talk - The restoration of the Baumgartner Casket and Henry Clay Organ Clock

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