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Short talk - Flora Danica

Thursday, 23 July 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This short talk by Sally Goodsir, Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, will focus on the porcelain made by the Royal Copenhagen porcelain factory in a pattern called Flora Danica. ... Read more about Short talk - Flora Danica

Short talk - A Pair of Tompion Sundials

Thursday, 16 July 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This short talk by Sally Goodsir, Assistant Curator of Decorative Arts, will focus on the pair of sundials in the exhibition made by the eminent English clockmaker Thomas Tompion. ... Read more about Short talk - A Pair of Tompion Sundials

Short talk - Christ as a Gardener by Rembrandt

Thursday, 9 July 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join Desmond Shawe- Taylor, Surveyor of the Queen's Pictures, as he discusses Rembrandt's Christ as a gardener, which depicts Mary Magdalen's encounter with the risen Christ and follows St John's Gospel with imaginative fidelity. ... Read more about Short talk - Christ as a Gardener by Rembrandt

Short talk - The Coalport Porcelain Factory and floral encrusted wares

Thursday, 25 June 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

This short talk by Simon Spier, Curatorial Intern in the Decorative Arts department, will focus on the nineteenth-century 'encrusted wares' of the Coalport Porcelain Factory in Shropshire. ... Read more about Short talk - The Coalport Porcelain Factory and floral encrusted wares

Performance - Poet Alice Oswald: Paradise suspended

Thursday, 25 June 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

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Join poet and former professional gardener Alice Oswald as she talks about her fascination with Milton's Paradise Lost. ... Read more about Performance - Poet Alice Oswald: Paradise suspended

Exhibition special events - Royal gardens at Windsor

Wednesday, 24 June 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Discover how different monarchs influenced the evolution of the royal gardens at Windsor Castle with a free lunchtime lecture. ... Read more about Exhibition special events - Royal gardens at Windsor

Study day - Royal gardens from Hampton Court Palace to Buckingham Palace

Saturday, 20 June 2015
Hampton Court Palace

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Join us for a study day beginning at Hampton Court Palace and finishing at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Study day - Royal gardens from Hampton Court Palace to Buckingham Palace

Short talk - Un Coup de Théâtre: The Baroque gardens and architecture of Hampton Court Palace

Thursday, 18 June 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

William III and Mary II were garden lovers and together transformed Hampton Court Palace. Emma Harpur, Curatorial Intern for Prints and Drawings, will consider the Palace's newly-laid formal gardens in relation to Sir Christopher Wren's architectural a ... Read more about Short talk - Un Coup de Théâtre: The Baroque gardens and architecture of Hampton Court Palace

Short recital: Airs du cour

Wednesday, 17 June 2015
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join musicians from the Royal College of Music for 15-minute recitals exploring a range of music inspired by nature as part of our free lunchtime programme. Enjoy music from: ... Read more about Short recital: Airs du cour

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