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Old 06-03-2014, 01:10 PM
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I saw this painting on the Facebook page British Commonwealth. Is Her Majesty wearing the Order of the Thistle?
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Old 06-21-2014, 04:30 PM
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A little known portrait of #PrinceWilliam, aged 18, apparently kept at Buckingham Palace. By Albert Edwin Flury.
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Old 06-21-2014, 04:38 PM
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HM The Queen
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I saw this painting on the Facebook page British Commonwealth. Is Her Majesty wearing the Order of the Thistle?
Yes, she wearing the robe but without the collar.
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Old 06-21-2014, 10:33 PM
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Yes, she wearing the robe but without the collar.
Thank you, Dman. I am getting better at recognizing things like this. :)
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Old 06-22-2014, 05:18 AM
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A little known portrait of #PrinceWilliam, aged 18, apparently kept at Buckingham Palace. By Albert Edwin Flury.
https://twitter.com/HappynGlorious/s...24294376554496
It almost looked like some one photo shopped a bad William head on a portrait on a young George V with that old style collar. Hope that portrait is hidden in a basement loo because it isn't very good. Making a 18 yr in the year 2000 look like he is in the 1910s isn't a good ideal.
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New photo portrait of the Queen: Harry Benson's portrait of the Queen shows her with a smile and a twinkle in her eye | Mail Online
Love the pin. Not sold on the squint.
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It almost looked like some one photo shopped a bad William head on a portrait on a young George V with that old style collar. Hope that portrait is hidden in a basement loo because it isn't very good. Making a 18 yr in the year 2000 look like he is in the 1910s isn't a good ideal.
Flury uses this mannered style for his portraits. It seems this work was a gift upon the Prince's 18th birthday. See RITRATTISTI :: Pittore e Ritrattista Albert Edwin Flury for more info.
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Old 07-01-2014, 09:34 PM
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Flury uses this mannered style for his portraits. It seems this work was a gift upon the Prince's 18th birthday. See RITRATTISTI :: Pittore e Ritrattista Albert Edwin Flury for more info.
Albert Edwin is one grand and superb painter!
His use of color is outstanding!
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Old 07-01-2014, 10:27 PM
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