Thursday, May 8, 2014

Gratuitous Bertie Dog Picture: Family Picture

"This couldn't possibly be more German."

Image:  A Scene from 'Der Hahnenschlag', Creator: Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901) (artist), Creation Date: Signed and dated 1852, Materials: Oil on canvas, Acquirer: Queen Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901), when Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901), Provenance: Painted by Queen Victoria; signed and dated 'VR - 1852.'

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

To learn more about this masterpiece which was painted by Queen Victoria herself, visit the entry for this painting in the online catalog of the Royal Collection Trust.

You, too, could have a cup of tea with Bertie. Or, you could wear his picture proudly. Visit our 
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