Talk: Treasures of the Royal Collection of Art
26 June 2019 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm| £5 – £8
Shed Talks Series. One-hour talk followed by Q&A. Bar. Doors open 7pm.
Oliver Everett CVO – Librarian Emeritus of the Royal Library, Windsor Castle – brings you Treasures of the Royal Collection of Art
The Royal Collection contains over 485,000 objects collected by the Royal Family from King Henry VIII to the present Queen. Oliver selects about 30 of the finest items in the Collection to demonstrate its range and magnificence, as well as showing the varying collecting interests of individual monarchs and other members of the Royal Family.
Oliver Everett CVO is Librarian Emeritus of the Royal Library, Windsor Castle. He was Librarian there and Assistant Keeper of the Royal Archives from 1985 to 2002. He has written articles on the Royal Library, contributed to several books on the Royal Collection. He wrote the official guidebook on Windsor Castle and advised on a television series on it.
Tickets are £8 for adults and £5 for students, bookable in advance or pay on the door.