Tag Archives | Victoria and Albert Museum


Arts Everyday Living: This Week at the Art Museum—The Queen’s Paramour?

Click on the work of art to enlarge or enhance it.       THIS WEEK AT THE ART MUSEUM THE QUEEN’S PARAMOUR?   This bud of love by summer’s ripening breath, May prove a beauteous flower when next us meet.* William Shakespeare   Miniaturist painter Nicholas Hilliard (1547-1619), like playwright William Shakespeare (1564-1616), immortalized the men […]

Continue Reading