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Noble Hounds and Dear Companions The Royal Photograph Collection

Art / Photobook Out of Print
By: Sophie Gordon
123 pages, B/w & col photos
Noble Hounds and Dear Companions
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  • Noble Hounds and Dear Companions ISBN: 9781902163857 Hardback Oct 2007 Out of Print #171164
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Among the many treasures of the Royal Photograph Collection at Windsor is a handsome album entitled "The Property of the Queen - Photographs of Dogs in the Royal Kennel, Windsor". It is perhaps the earliest official record of the Royal Family and their many canine companions - from Queen Victoria's beloved confidante, her spaniel, Dash, to Prince Albert's elegant greyhounds; from Edward VII and his charming if disreputable fox-terrier, Caesar, to Queen Alexandra and her collection of exotic toy-dogs. Taking the album as its starting point, this book records over a century of royal pets, immortalised with owners and without. Paintings and works of art from the Royal Collection complete the story - or stories, in some cases - the creation of Landseer's famous painting "Dignity and Impudence", the arrival of the first Pekinese in England, and Caesar's finest hour, as a masterpiece from the workshop of Carl Faberge.

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Art / Photobook Out of Print
By: Sophie Gordon
123 pages, B/w & col photos
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