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Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection

Saturday, 13 February 2016 to Sunday, 24 April 2016

Laing Art Gallery [Newcastle]

Throughout 2016, ten of the finest drawings by Leonardo da Vinci in the Royal Collection will travel to four museums and galleries across the United Kingdom and Ireland in a new exhibition. ... Read more about Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection

Shakespeare in the Royal Library

Saturday, 13 February 2016 to Sunday, 1 January 2017

Windsor Castle

Marking the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, this display draws on material in the Royal Library, including works of Shakespeare collected by the royal family, accounts of performances at Windsor Castle, and art by members of the ... Read more about Shakespeare in the Royal Library

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Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

Friday, 4 March 2016 to Sunday, 24 July 2016

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Dutch artists of the 17th century painted ordinary people doing everyday things. They offer us a glimpse into the rumbustious life of village taverns and peasant cottages, and the quiet domesticity of courtyards and parlours. ... Read more about Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer

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Scottish Artists 1750-1900 at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Scottish Artists 1750-1900: From Caledonia to the Continent

Friday, 18 March 2016 to Sunday, 9 October 2016

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Scottish Artists brings together paintings, drawings and miniatures collected by monarchs from George III to Queen Victoria. ... Read more about Scottish Artists 1750-1900: From Caledonia to the Continent

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Maria Merian's Butterflies

Friday, 15 April 2016 to Sunday, 9 October 2016

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

In 1699, the German artist and entomologist Maria Sibylla Merian set sail for Suriname, in South America. ... Read more about Maria Merian's Butterflies

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Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden

Friday, 5 August 2016 to Sunday, 19 February 2017

The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Whether a sacred sanctuary, a place for scientific study, a haven for the solitary thinker or a space for pure enjoyment and delight, gardens are where man and nature meet. ... Read more about Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden

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Portrait of the Artist

Friday, 4 November 2016 to Sunday, 23 April 2017

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

The first exhibition to focus on images of artists from within the Royal Collection, Portrait of the Artist not only show-cases self-portraits by world-renowned artists including Rembrandt, Rubens, Artemisia Gentileschi, Lucian Freud and David ... Read more about Portrait of the Artist

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