Private View: The First Georgians
Private view of The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714–1760 at The Queen's Gallery with a talk by Desmond Shawe-Taylor, Surveyor of The Queen's Pictures.
To mark the 300th anniversary of the beginning of the Georgian era, this exhibition explores royal patronage and taste in the reigns of Georges I and II, as a product of the time when Britain was the world’s most liberal, commercial and modern society. It brings together over 300 works in the Royal Collection from royal residences across the UK.
The exhibition at The Queen’s Gallery runs from 11 April to 12 October 2014.
Meet 6.10 for 6.30 at the Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace Road, SW1A 1AA.
Includes a glass of wine.
Tube: Victoria, Green Park and Hyde Park Corner
Bus: Numbers 11, 211, C1 and C10 stop on Buckingham Palace Road
Access: Manual wheelchairs are available to borrow free of charge on a first come, first served basis. Mobility scooters cannot be used inside the Queen’s Gallery