Drawing depicts George III and the Royal family visting the 1788 exhibition of the Royal Academy in the Great Room of Somerset House.
The Royal Family at the Academy by Johann Heinrich Ramberg, 1787
© The Courtauld Gallery
- Pen & grey ink, watercolour wash & pencil
- 12 x 48 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,750 ( Total: £15,000)
- Acquired in:
- Spink & Son
Pierre Defer and Henri Dumesnil (Lugt 739); Alfred Beurdeley (Lugt 421); Galerie Georges Petit, 13-15 March 1905, lot 309; the collection of the Earl of Harewood.
Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £7)
50% off entry during exhibitions
The Courtauld Gallery is currently closed for a 2 year redevelopment project from September 2018.