Thursday, January 16, 2014

Gratuitous Bertie Dog Picture: Model Behavio(u)r

"That's it, lady.  You're not paying me enough to take my bandana off."

Image:  Princess Elizabeth (1770-1840), Creator: Peter Edward Stroehling (1768-c. 1826) (artist), Creation Date: Inscribed 1807, Materials: Oil on copper, Acquirer: George IV, King of the United Kingdom (1762-1830), Provenance: Painted for George IV.

Crown Copyright, The Royal Collection via The Royal Collection Trust.  Original image courtesy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Crown Copyright
The Royal Collection
Image Courtesy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

To learn more about this beautiful jewel of a painting, visit its entry in the catalog of The Royal Collection.

Start of 2014 on the right four feet.

You, too, could have a cup of tea with Bertie. Or, you could wear his picture proudly. Visit our online store to see our range of Gratuitous Bertie Dog products.


Shawn said...

Good for you Bertie! I am happy to know that you are standing by your keep that bandana on! :)

Joseph Crisalli said...

Modesty at all costs.