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Queen's Gallery (London, England)

Overview
Works: 137 works in 336 publications in 2 languages and 7,662 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits 
Roles: Editor, sht
Classifications: NC257.L4, 741.945
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Most widely held works about Queen's Gallery (London, England)
 
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Most widely held works by Queen's Gallery (London, England)
Amazing rare things : the art of natural history in the age of discovery by David Attenborough( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the methods by which selected European artists, from Leonardo Da Vinci to Mark Catesby, portrayed the natural world during the Age of Discovery
Leonardo da Vinci : a singular vision by Martin Clayton( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproductions of 100 drawings by Leonardo da Vinci which are part of the Windsor Castle collection showing the wide range of interests and ideas held by the artist
Dutch pictures from the royal collection by England) Queen's Gallery (London( Book )

16 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonardo da Vinci, anatomist by Leonardo( Book )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonardo has long been recognised as one of the great artists of the Renaissance, but he was also a pioneer in the understanding of human anatomy. He intended to publish his ground-breaking work in a treatise on anatomy, and had he done so his discoveries would have transformed European knowledge of the subject. But on Leonardo's death in 1519 the drawings remained a mass of undigested material among his private papers and their significance was effectively lost to the world for almost 400 years
Leonardo da Vinci : the divine and the grotesque by Martin Clayton( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raphael and his circle : drawings from Windsor Castle by Martin Clayton( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Northern Renaissance : Dürer to Holbein by Kate Heard( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Northern Renaissance in Europe was a period of rapid social and religious change. This book discusses works by Albrecht Dürer and Hans Holbein--two of the greatest masters of the northern Renaissance--together with a selection of paintings by Lucas Cranach. Encompassing portraiture, religion, mythology, and allegory, these works are examined alongside others by such masters as Francois Clouet, Jan Gossaert and Joos van Cleve. Holbein's superlative drawings of members of the court of King Henry VIII can be seen side-by-side with finished paintings and miniatures of the same sitters; and this survey also includes illuminated manuscripts and early printed books. Exhibition: Queen's Gallery, The Palace of Holyroodhouse (April 2011) and at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace (October 2012)
Holbein and the Court of Henry VIII : the Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace, 1978-1979 by England) Queen's Gallery (London( Book )

11 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drawings, paintings and miniatures by Hans Holbein the Younger shown in the present exhibition constitute perhaps the most remarkable visual record of a royal court in European art. They are the work of one of the greatest portrait painters of all time and they represent most of the types of people associated with the court of King Henry VIII, whether as members of his family, officials, soldiers, politicians, humanists or friends. The portraits include images of those who served the King well though they were often rewarded with ingratitude, as well as those who treated him with servility in order to futher their own careers . . . The chief abgsentee is the King himself. Sadly the Royal Collection contains no original portrait of him whether drawn or painted, by Holbein. -- Introduction
Master drawings in the Royal Collection : from Leonardo da Vinci to the present day by Jane Roberts( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victoria & Albert : art & love by Victoria and Albert Museum( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This major contribution to the studies of the Victorian era explores the period from Queen Victoria's accession in 1837 to Prince Albert's death in 1861. These were the times when Buckingham Palace was known as 'the headquarters of taste', when royal patronage was still an essential part in a successful artistic career, and when the royal couple were passionately involved together in the artistic life of the nation." "Victoria and Albert were enthusiastic patrons of the arts throughout their marriage, commissioning and collecting works from both British and European artists. This book reveals the closeness of their relationships with particular artist - Landseer, Gibson, Marochetti, Winterhalter, Dyce, Gruner and Triqueti - and in over 450 colour illustrations examines the complete range of their extensive personal collection, from Old Master paintings to sculpture, furniture, jewellery and fine bindings. This book also features their own artistic work, from paintings, drawings and etchings to the souvenir albums lovingly assembled to record and commemorate their family life." "In addition, both Queen Victoria and Prince Albert viewed their roles as patrons of the arts as being part of the public duties of the monarchy, and as a reflection of the artistic life of the nation as a whole. Victoria & Albert Art & love includes new research not only on the couple's private commissions, but also on their involvement in the ground breaking 'Great Exhibition' in 1851."--BOOK JACKET
Dutch landscapes by Desmond Shawe-Taylor( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book discusses examples of the different types of Dutch landscapes painted in the 17th century. From the human narrative within painted landscape ranging from peasants working and relaxing to aristocratic estates where nobles hunted and rode; to Dutch artists discovering the idealised Arcadian landscape influenced by travel to Italy; to the sea which played such a vital role in Dutch consciousness. Dutch masters Isaac van Ostade, Philips Wouwermans, Paulus Potter, Jacob van Ruisdael, the Van de Veldes and Aelbert Cuyp are all included as representative of the Dutch Golden Age.--Publisher
Bruegel to Rubens : masterpieces of Flemish painting by Desmond Shawe-Taylor( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It is said that much of the greatest art is produced during periods of strife. In the mid-sixteenth century, the Netherlands - the United Provinces in the north (modern Holland) and the Spanish-ruled south (modern Belgium) - was the most sophisticated society in Europe, but its learning and luxury industries were all but annihilated by the so-called Dutch Revolt and the Eighty Years War that followed (1568-1648). Two-thirds of the works discussed here were painted during this turbulent period, including Pieter Bruegel's Massacre of the Innocents of 1567. Other highlights include works by his son Jan Brueghel, while the Twelve Year Truce (1609-21) is celebrated by a group of landscapes (including three by Rubens) depicting the blessings of peace and the fertility of the region." "During the Renaissance the Low Countries attained a flawless technique of painting and the highest standards of craftsmanship. This tradition survived during even the worst years of the war. Everyone is familiar with the Golden Age of Dutch art; this is an opportunity to explore its no less glorious Flemish counterpart."--Jacket
The quest for Albion : monarchy and the patronage of British painting by Christopher Lloyd( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katalog over 64 engelske malerier, tilhørende The Royal Collection
Castiglione : lost genius by Timothy J Standring( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawings by Michelangelo, Raphael & Leonardo, and their contemporaries by England) Queen's Gallery (London( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first Georgians : art & monarchy, 1714-1760 by Royal Collection (Great Britain)( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2014 marks the three-hundredth anniversary of the succession of the House of Hanover to the British throne. In celebration of this historic milestone, this book explores the rich artistic culture of the early Hanoverian period.0This publication showcases more than three hundred of the finest works of this period, many of which have never been on public display before. Created in Germany, France, and Britain during one of the most dramatic periods of change across all aspects of political, intellectual, and cultural life, they reflect changing views of science, politics, and art throughout the early to mid-eighteenth century – the period when modern Britain was coming into being.0Exhibition: Buckingham Palace, London, UK (11.4.-12.10.2014)
Leonardo da Vinci; an exhibition of drawings by Leonardo da Vinci from the Royal Collection, 1969-1970 by England) Queen's Gallery (London( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canaletto : paintings and drawings : [exhibition] the Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace, 1980-81 by England) Queen's Gallery (London( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George IV and the arts of France : [exhibition] by England) Queen's Gallery (London( Book )

10 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasures from the Royal Collection by England) Queen's Gallery (London( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Buckingham Palace The Queen's Gallery

London. Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace.

The Queen's Gallery - Buckingham Palace

Languages
English (167)

French (1)

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Leonardo da Vinci : the divine and the grotesqueRaphael and his circle : drawings from Windsor CastleThe Northern Renaissance : Dürer to HolbeinVictoria & Albert : art & loveDutch landscapesBruegel to Rubens : masterpieces of Flemish paintingThe quest for Albion : monarchy and the patronage of British painting