Charles ll: Art & Power, by Tom Duncan SOLD OUT
Talk | Society of Antiquaries
Friday 16 February 2018 - 11:00 until 12:00
As an introduction to ‘Charles II: Art & Power’, the current exhibition at the Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace, this talk reveals how the court of Charles II became the centre for patronage of leading artists. The collecting of great works of art served not only to decorate the royal apartments but also to glorify the restored monarchy, reinforcing the position of Charles II as the rightful king.
Exhibition details: 'Charles II: Art & Power', at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace, 8 December to 13 May 2018. Exhibition ticket not included.
This event has been organised by the London Events Volunteer Fundraising Committee to help raise money for the Art Fund.