Elizabeth Dormer (née Capel), Countess of Carnarvon(1633-1678), Wife of Charles Dormer, 2nd Earl of Carnarvon; daughter of 1st Baron Capel
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elizabeth was a talented botanical artist who shared her interest in horticulture with her brother Henry, who established the gardens at Kew, and her sister Mary who was a distinguished horticulturist.
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Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.
Hold Still photography workshop
Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise.
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Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.