Preview – Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection

Andrew Graham-Dixon

Andrew Graham-Dixon tells the story of the Royal Collection’s remarkable resurrection, following its fortunes from Charles II through to the 18th century and the enlightened purchases of George III.

As Andrew follows the story, he makes remarkable discoveries including peace offerings given to the 30-year-old Charles II by fearful citizens that backed the Civil War.

Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection, Tuesday, 9 pm – BBC Four

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