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Family Activities: Bach to Baby

Monday, 25 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

SOLD OUT - Due to the overwhelming popularity of the Bach to Baby family concerts in 2015, Royal Collection Trust and Bach to Baby are delighted to announce a series of varied concerts hosted  at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace f ... Read more about Family Activities: Bach to Baby

Study day - Rowlandson and After: Rethinking Graphic Satire

Friday, 22 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Using Thomas Rowlandson’s work as the starting point, this Study day aims to provide a broader art-historical examination of British graphic satire between the later years of the 18th century and today. ... Read more about Study day - Rowlandson and After: Rethinking Graphic Satire

Short talk - 'A large and curious gilt Salver - The Winter Queen's ewer and basin

Thursday, 21 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Why did George IV buy this silver-gilt ewer and basin, which at first glance appear remarkably simple in design? ... Read more about Short talk - 'A large and curious gilt Salver - The Winter Queen's ewer and basin

Access Event - Verbal Description Event

Wednesday, 20 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Join us for an event in partnership with the RNIB’s Music Advisory Service for blind and partially sighted visitors. Description, handling and music will be used to explore our exhibition Masters of the Everyday, which will be accompnaied by mu ... Read more about Access Event - Verbal Description Event

Special Event - In Conversation: John Byrne and Desmond Shawe-Taylor

Tuesday, 19 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Contemporary polymath John Byrne is a Renaissance man whose creative output and influences abound. ... Read more about Special Event - In Conversation: John Byrne and Desmond Shawe-Taylor

The Last of the Tide

Friday, 15 January 2016 to Monday, 28 March 2016

Palace of Holyroodhouse

This exhibition showcases 12 portraits of veterans of D-Day, inspired and commissioned by HRH The Prince of Wales following his attendance at the 70th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy last year. ... Read more about The Last of the Tide

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - The Painter Giles and Tales of Balmoral

Thursday, 14 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Queen Victoria's purchase of Balmoral depended a great deal on James William Giles's paintings. Deborah Clarke, Senior Curator, Royal Collection Trust and Scottish Artists co-curator, reveals the intriguing reasons why. ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - The Painter Giles and Tales of Balmoral

Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Alexander Nasmyth's Capital City

Thursday, 14 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Nasmyth's architectural paintings have become visual documents of the era he lived through. Deborah Clarke, Senior Curator, Royal Collection Trust, unpicks the historical details of the artist's 1824 view of Edinburgh's High Street. ... Read more about Gallery Ten-minute Talk - Alexander Nasmyth's Capital City

Short talk - Dutch Master: Agatha Bas and Bol

Thursday, 14 January 2016
The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

A close look at two portraits, both bought in the early19th C as Rembrandts. ... Read more about Short talk - Dutch Master: Agatha Bas and Bol

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