PAINTED BEAUTIES

PAINTED BEAUTIES

LECTURE / TALK The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse Wednesday, 8 May 2019 Adult  £7.20Over 60  £6.60Under 17  £3.60Student (with valid ID)  £6.40Disabled  £3.60Under 5  Free Deborah Clarke, Senior Curator, explores the role of women at the Restoration court through an examination of Sir Peter Lely’s paintings

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CHARLES AND JAMES: THE POWER OF ART

CHARLES AND JAMES: THE POWER OF ART

Next event: Tuesday, 5 Mar 2019 1 upcoming event 13:00-14:00 Rufus Bird, Surveyor of The Queen’s Works of Art explores how Charles II and James VII & II used art, architecture and interiors to support the newly restored Stuart monarchy. With live speech-to-text transcription.

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BROTHERS, KINGS, POWER AND THE PALACE

BROTHERS, KINGS, POWER AND THE PALACE

Wednesday, 3 Apr 2019 18:30-20:30 £15.00 adult £13.50 concession Dr Clare Jackson’s BBC series ‘The Stuarts’ explored the history of that remarkable dynasty. In this talk Dr. Jackson will take a closer look at Charles II and James VII & II, their lives and the role of

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Charles II: Art & Power

Charles II: Art & Power

23 November 2018 – 2 June 2019 After over a decade of austere Cromwellian rule, the restoration of the monarchy in 1660 led to a resurgence of the arts in England.  The court of Charles II became the centre for the patronage of leading artists and the

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