• PERSONAL BRANDING in 18C - GARDEN Conversation Pieces

    18 days ago - By It's About Time

    Johann Zoffany (1733-1810) Queen Charlotte with Members of Her Family 1771. This is a public image, exhibited at the Royal Academy as a "Portrait of her Majesty, in conversation with her two brothers & part of the Royal family." This classic composition of a conversation piece exhibits the happy hubbub of affectionate relationships within an extended family.
    It records the presence in London in 1771 of both Queen Charlotte's beloved elder brothers. Prince Karl of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1741-1816) stands on the Queen's right, wearing the order of St Andrew of Russia; Prince Ernst...
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