Portrait Of The Artist at The Queen's Gallery


Jan de Bray, The Banquet of Cleopatra (detail) - Royal Collection Trust © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2016
This event has finished.
See similar events or search events.
See how the figure of the artist has evolved over time with this exhibition of works of art from the Royal Collection. Read More


Examine the changing image of the creative genius with Portrait of the Artist at The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace.

See more than 150 stunning paintings, drawings, photographs and prints from the Royal Collection, and discover how artists depict themselves and other artists at work. A way to demonstrate their skills to potential collectors and patrons, these works offer a rare picture of how the art world has changed from the 16th century to the present day.

Don’t miss this intriguing exhibition’s highlights, including paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens and Hockney, and what is considered Leonardo da Vinci’s closest likeness by his student Francesco Melzi.


Venue Details & Map

The Queen's Gallery

Buckingham Palace Road
+44 (0)20 3123 7300
Public transport:
Tube/Rail: Victoria Tube: Victoria, Green Park, St James’s Park or Hyde Park Corner.

Look for similar items by category