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Royal Artists: From Mary Queen of Scots to the Present Day Jane R

Royal Artists: From Mary Queen of Scots to the Present Day - Jane Roberts

London: Grafton, 1987, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Front flap slightly creased otherwise a very well presented copy.

Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs; Colour Photographs; Genealogical Tables;

From the cover: “The art of drawing has always been considered a princely attribute, and members of the British Royal Family have been extraordinarily active in pursuing a wide variety of artistic ventures.

In this book Jane Roberts, Curator of the Print Room at Windsor Castle, tells the story of this prodigious activity for the first time, illustrating her narrative from the surviving works in the Royal Collection and elsewhere, and revealing the splendid artistic and historical riches of a royal treasure trove spanning five fascinating centuries.”


Foreword or introduction by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh. Size: 10½" x 8". Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XI] 234 pages.
£10.50
Royal Artists: From Mary Queen of Scots to the Present Day Jane R