Portrait of the Artist — at the Queen’s Gallery

Address:
, Buckingham Gate Road, London 51.499994 -0.142796
Dates & Time:
to
Queen’s Gallery’s opening times are 10 AM to 5.30 PM (Mon-Sun, mid-Apr to mid-Jul); 9.15 AM to 5.30 PM (Mon-Sun, mid-Jul to Sep); 10 AM to 5.30 PM (Mon-Sun, Oct to mid-Apr); Last entry 1¼ hours before closing
Tickets & Cost:
Adults £10.30. Children (under-17) £5.30
See royalcollection.org.uk
Telephone:
The contact number for Queen’s Gallery is +44 (0) 207 766 7300
Minicabs:
Book a minicab near Queen’s Gallery
Buses:
The following bus routes go near Queen’s Gallery: 11, 211, C1, C10
London bus fares 2017
Trains:
The best London underground train station to visit Queen’s Gallery is Victoria
London train fares 2017
Disclaimer: London Drum has no association with Queen’s Gallery. Whilst we make every effort to ensure the event information is accurate, art exhibitions in London are sometimes cancelled or amended without us being notified. You should always reconfirm the art exhibition with Queen’s Gallery before making plans

This event has already passed

Craig’ London blog> Craig’s Queen’s Gallery review  I’ve written a review and posted some photos on my blog

"Portrait of the Artist" will focus on self-portraits and images of artists from within the Royal Collection, and include over 150 works by the likes of Rembrandt, Rubens, Lucian Freud and Hockney. It will also include the most reliable surviving likeness of Leonardo da Vinci by his student.

The exhibition will examine a range of themes within the paintings, like those which were intended to showcase the artist's talents, and those which aimed to promote symbolism and the relationship between the artist and his patron, including those monarchs who commissioned, collected and displayed the finished works.

 

Got a question? – Talk about this event

More art exhibitions · All events at Queen’s Gallery

If you like at Queen’s Gallery, then you might also like these other London events…

Canaletto and the Art of Venice — Queen’s Gallery – 19th May to 12th November 2017'Canaletto & The Art of Venice' collects together some of the greatest paintings and drawings of Venice by Canaletto.

Vivaldi, Scarlatti and Handel at the Queen’s Gallery – 12th October 2017Enjoy some classical music by Vivaldi, Scarlatti and Handel at the Queen's Gallery, and a walk around the 'Canaletto' exhibition.

Charles II: Art & Power — at the Queen’s Gallery – 8th December 2017 to 13th May 2018The 'Art & Power' exhibition at the Queen's Gallery will explore how Charles II used art to glorify his restored monarchy.

Drop-in Drawing at the National Portrait Gallery – Every FridayEnjoy a free drop-in drawing session at the National Portrait Gallery, amongst some of the gallery's great works of art.

Works by the Bloomsbury Group — Courtauld Gallery – 19th February to 24th September 2017The Courtauld Gallery will be displaying some paintings, collages, drawings, watercolours by the Bloomsbury Group.

Drawn From Life: 12 new sculptures by Marc Quinn – 28th March to 23rd September 2017Sir John Soane's Museum will be showing twelve new sculptures by Marc Quinn, called 'Drawn From Life'.

 
Copyright © 2017 London Drum. All rights reserved · Contact London Drum · Privacy policy / Terms of use / Cookies

By category

By day

By month

By venue

Custom dates

London Pass

Save some money with London Pass Cheap entry into London attractions

London Pass

Learn more about London Pass

> Save moneyFree or discounted entry into top attractions

> Save timeJump the longest queues with Fast Track entry

Oyster card

Get an Oyster for the cheapest fares The easiest way to travel in London

Oyster card

Learn more about Oyster cardsBuy an Oyster card

> Save moneyGet the cheapest fares on London transport

> Easy to usePay as you go credit on the buses, boats and underground trains