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Masterpieces acquired by monarchs over 250 years on display

Thursday, 6 August 2015

Some of the finest works by many of Scotland's most celebrated artists, including Allan Ramsay, Sir David Wilkie and the Glasgow Boys, are on display in the first exhibition dedicated to Scottish art in the Royal Collection. ... Read more about Masterpieces acquired by monarchs over 250 years on display

First image of newly crowned Queen Victoria to go on display for the first time in Scotland

Thursday, 16 July 2015

An oil sketch of Queen Victoria, made just four months after her accession to the throne at the age of 18 will go on display in Scotland for the first time as part of the exhibition Scottish Artists 1750 – 1900: From Caledonia to the Continent (6 August 2015 – 7 February 2016). ... Read more about First image of newly crowned Queen Victoria to go on display for the first time in Scotland

Glittering gold accessories go on display in Scotland

Friday, 27 March 2015

A dazzling selection of gold from the Royal Collection has gone on display in Scotland for the first time in a new exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh.  It includes exquisite items of jewellery and personal accessori ... Read more about Glittering gold accessories go on display in Scotland

Image of the opening pages of a Persian manuscript containing a translation of Queen Victoria's book 'More leaves from the journal of a life in the Highlands, from 1862 to 1882

Queen Victoria's best-selling book of her life in the Highlands, translated into Persian

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

A Persian translation of a best-selling book of Queen Victoria's journal entries will go on display for the first time in Scotland later this month.  The manuscript is one of the highlights of ... Read more about Queen Victoria's best-selling book of her life in the Highlands, translated into Persian

Gold tiger's head from the throne of Tipu Sultan

'Gold' exhibition to open in Edinburgh

Monday, 16 February 2015

An exhibition celebrating the beauty and symbolism of gold opens at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse on 27 March. ... Read more about 'Gold' exhibition to open in Edinburgh

New exhibition opens at The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Wednesday, 12 November 2014
The first exhibition in Scotland devoted to the Italian artist Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione opens on Friday, 14 November at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. Lawless and impetuous, most of what is known of Castiglione is from court documents rather than fulfilled artistic commissions, but he was one of the most innovative and ground-breaking artists of the Italian Baroque.

Words of Britain's Poets Laureate brought to life in new exhibition

Wednesday, 6 August 2014

The words of Poets Laureate across three and a half centuries are brought to life in a new exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse as pa ... Read more about Words of Britain's Poets Laureate brought to life in new exhibition

Previously unpublished poems by a Poet Laureate will go on display for the first time

Tuesday, 1 July 2014

Three unpublished works by the poet John Masefield (1878–1967) are to go on display in a new exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse next month. ... Read more about Previously unpublished poems by a Poet Laureate will go on display for the first time

Exhibition explores the art of Tudor and Stuart fashion

Monday, 3 March 2014

An exhibition exploring the fashions of the Tudor and Stuart rich and famous opens at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse o ... Read more about Exhibition explores the art of Tudor and Stuart fashion

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