Rembrandt Van Rijn, 'Agatha Bas (1611-1658)', oil on canvas (portion). Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2022

Up Close and Personal at Queen’s Gallery, Holyrood, Edinburgh

Title:
Masterpieces from Buckingham Palace

Dates:
25 Mar 2022 – 25 Sep 2022

Times:
Thu - Mon 09:30 - 18:00

Venue:
Queen’s Gallery
Palace of Holyroodhouse
Canongate
Edinburgh
Edinburgh & the Lothians
EH8 8DX

Masterpieces from Buckingham Palace at The Queen’s Gallery, Palace of Holyrood House in Edinburgh is an opportunity to see over thirty paintings from the Royal Collection which normally hang in the Picture Gallery at Buckingham Palace in London. The Royal Collection is one of the foremost collections of Old Masters paintings in the world, and this new exhibition includes works by Rembrandt (four in all – the largest group currently on public display in Scotland), Rubens and Van Dyck, and a self-portrait by Artemesia Gentileschi, the first woman to be admitted to the Florentine Academy. The paintings are displayed at eye-level, affording viewers an intimate encounter with each one.

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