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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

Lecture - Rediscovered? The Marriage Bed of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York

Wednesday, 2 July 2014
Windsor Castle

Dr Jonathan Foyle, Chief Executive of World Monuments Fund Britain, broadcaster and a former Curator at Hampton Court Palace, presents a fascinating detective story. ... Read more about Lecture - Rediscovered? The Marriage Bed of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York

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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

In Fine Style with Edinburgh International Fashion Festival

Saturday, 19 July 2014
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Explore 'In Fine Style' as part of Edinburgh International Fashion Festival, with an introduction by exhibition curator Anna Reynolds. Paintings, drawings and rare surviving examples of clothing and accessories explore fashion in the 16th and... Read more about In Fine Style with Edinburgh International Fashion Festival

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

Royal Childhood

Saturday, 26 July 2014 to Sunday, 28 September 2014
Buckingham Palace

From well-loved toys and treasured family gifts to tiny childhood outfits, a special exhibition at Buckingham Palace will give an unprecedented glimpse into life as a young member of the royal family growing up at... Read more about Royal Childhood

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