Exhibition Catalogue

by Tarnya Cooper

A fully illustrated catalogue accompanies the exhibition, featuring magnificent portraits of the Queen and her courtiers as well as intriguing, lesser-known images of merchants, lawyers and artists – all of whom contributed to the making of a nation and a new world power.

Catalogue essays include:

Elizabethan Portraiture: Taste, Style and Patronage by Tarnya Cooper
Up and Down the Social Ladder in Elizabethan England
by Ian W. Archer
Personhood in the Age of Reformation
by Lena Cowen Orlin
What the Elizabethans Wore: Evidence from Wills and Inventories of the ‘Middling Sort’
by Susan North

Buy now from Gallery shops and online

224 pages, 100 illustrations
£30 hardback

Elizabeth I & Her People Publication

Exhibition Shop

A beautiful range of gifts and books inspired by Elizabeth I and the portraits in the exhibition are now available to buy from the Gallery shops and online

Elizabeth shop