George IV: Art & Spectacle

As Prince of Wales and, from 1820, king, George IV purchased paintings, metalwork, textiles, furniture, watercolours, books and ceramics in vast numbers, many of these works by the finest artists of the day. Bringing together Dutch and Flemish masterpieces, magnificent portraits by Sir Thomas Lawrence and Sir Joshua Reynolds, delicate French porcelain, intricate goldsmiths’ work and elegant books and drawings, this exhibition will present George IV’s life through the art that enriched his world. This tour led by artist and describer Karly Allen will use key items to examine the life and character of George IV.

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Buckingham Palace, The Queen’s Gallery

Buckingham Palace, Buckingham Palace RoadWestminsterLondonSW1 1AA
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