100 Treasures of Buckingham Palace

Tom Parsons

Tom Parsons

Distributed for Royal Collection Trust

With additional entries by Kathryn Barron and Matthew Winterbottom
224 pages | 122 color plates | 4 1/2 x 7 | © 2008
Paper $9.95 ISBN: 9781902163925 Published March 2010 For Sale in USA and Canada Only
A visit to Buckingham Palace is unforgettable.  The magnificent State Rooms, with their gilded ceilings and glittering chandeliers, provide a perfect setting for one of Britain's finest collections of paintings and furniture, sculpture and porcelain.

In this book, the companion to 100 Treasures of Windsor Castle, you will find a careful selection of one hundred of the most exquisite works of art from the Royal Collection - each of them being one of the treasures of the Palace.
Contents
Foreword
The Reigns of Kings and Queens Associated with Buckingham Palace
Introduction
Notes for the Visitor
The Quadrangle
The Grand Hall
The Grand Staircase
The Guard Room
The Green Drawing Room
The Throne Room
The Picture Gallery
The Picture Gallery Lobby
The Silk Tapestry Room
The East Gallery
The West Gallery
The State Dining Room
The Blue Drawing Room
The Music Room
The White Drawing Room
The Ministers' Staircase
The Marble Hall
The Bow Room
The Gates to Buckingham Palace

Further Information about the Royal Collection
Index
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