Item ITN/5/15/184 - Portrait of the Queen Mother

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Portrait of the Queen Mother


  • 11 June 1971 (Creation)

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(1955 - present)

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A new portrait, almost life-size, of the Queen Mother painted by Mr Leonard Boden. The original canvas is 5 1/2 feet by 3 1/2 feet. The portrait is to hang in the Royal College of Music in London, of which her Majesty is president, it will be shown in the Royal Society of Portrait Painters' exhibition opening at the Mall Galleries here tomorrow (June 12). Mr Peter Morrison, Fellow of the Royal College of Music, a member of the council, has given the portrait to the college. Sittings were given at Clarence House

ITN Reference: ROYAL/ELIZ/39

Agency: Press Association

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Copyright: Press Association

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