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Short talk - Rembrandt's Christ and Mary in the Garden, Techniques and Materials of Seventeenth Century Painting

Thursday, 4 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Rembrandt used an oak panel as a support for his painting of Christ in the garden. Claire Chorley, Paintings Conservator, will discuss methods and materials commonly used in seventeenth-century painting. ... Read more about Short talk - Rembrandt's Christ and Mary in the Garden, Techniques and Materials of Seventeenth Century Painting

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - 'Spanish Phillip'

Wednesday, 3 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

John Phillip was an artist whose paintings of Spanish subject matter in the 19th century brought a world to life unknown to British audiences of the day. Alison Campbell, Royal Collection Trust, explores Phillip's legacy. ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - 'Spanish Phillip'

Access Event - D/deaf event: Masters of the Everyday - Today

Wednesday, 3 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join us for an event at The Queen's Gallery with deaf artist Rubbena Aurangzeb-Tariq who will lead a tour of Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer in BSL. Voiceover will be provided. ... Read more about Access Event - D/deaf event: Masters of the Everyday - Today

Exhibition lecture - Comedy of the Everyday: Painting in the Dutch Golden Age

Wednesday, 3 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Painting in the Dutch Golden Age was often designed to amuse. ... Read more about Exhibition lecture - Comedy of the Everyday: Painting in the Dutch Golden Age

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Roberts and the Oriental

Wednesday, 3 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Artist David Roberts graduated from Edinburgh scenery painter to celebrated iconographer of the Holy Land. Ann McCluskey, Royal Collection Trust, traces Roberts's career through works acquired by Queen Victoria. ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Roberts and the Oriental

Exhibition special event - Book Club: Rembrandt's Mirror

Tuesday, 2 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

SOLD OUT

For our fourth Royal Collection Trust Book Club we are running two parallel groups to complement the exhibitions; Masters of the Everyday and High Spirits.   ... Read more about Exhibition special event - Book Club: Rembrandt's Mirror

Exhibition special events - Book Club: Aristocrats

Tuesday, 2 February 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

For our fourth Royal Collection Trust Book Club we are running two parallel groups to complement the exhibtions; Masters of the Everyday and High Spirits.  ... Read more about Exhibition special events - Book Club: Aristocrats

Creative course - Drawing Workshop: The Art and Science of Vermeer

Friday, 29 January 2016 to Sunday, 31 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Create a still life composition using the techniques that Vermeer and his associates reputedly employed. ... Read more about Creative course - Drawing Workshop: The Art and Science of Vermeer

Lecture - Medieval Masters: Exquisite Craftmanship in St George's Chapel

Thursday, 28 January 2016
Windsor Castle

SOLD OUT

Join Charlotte Manley, Chapter Clerk of the College of St George, for a close-up exploration of its exquisite stone sculptures, metalwork and wood carvings. ... Read more about Lecture - Medieval Masters: Exquisite Craftmanship in St George's Chapel

Short talk - 'Buck's Beauty and Rowlandson's Connoisseur'

Thursday, 28 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The striking differences in Thomas Rowlandson's portrayal of the young woman and ageing gent in this drawing are reflected in the themes it raises; the appreciation of beauty, connoisseurship and fashion were subjects that the artist returned to repeat ... Read more about Short talk - 'Buck's Beauty and Rowlandson's Connoisseur'

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