EASTERN ENCOUNTERS

EASTERN ENCOUNTERS

Four Centuries of Paintings and Manuscripts from the Indian Subcontinent The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse OTHER VENUES Next event: Friday, 3 Apr 2020Daily (Friday, 3 Apr 2020 – Sunday, 13 Sep 2020) The Royal Collection contains some of the finest South Asian paintings and manuscripts in

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INDIAN PAINTING: WAYS OF SEEING

INDIAN PAINTING: WAYS OF SEEING

The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse Next event: Thursday, 13 Aug 20201 upcoming event 14:00 – 15:00 In this afternoon lecture, exhibition curator Emily Hannam explores the dazzling variety of Indian royal portraits presented to British monarchs over the centuries. Discover the patrons, painters and fascinating stories

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IMTIAZ DHARKER: FROM PAGE TO POEM

IMTIAZ DHARKER: FROM PAGE TO POEM

The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse Next event: Wednesday, 27 May 20201 upcoming event 18:30 – 20:30 Adult £20.00Concession £18.00 Join award-winning poet Imtiaz Dharker in an evening of words and images, as she performs a new collection of poems written in response to the works of

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GEORGE IV: ART & SPECTACLE

GEORGE IV: ART & SPECTACLE

Daily (Friday, 16 Oct 2020 – Monday, 5 Apr 2021) George IV was one of the greatest collectors of his day and acquired many of the finest works of art in the Royal Collection. Set against the backdrop of the French Revolution and Napoleonic Wars, the exhibition

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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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