royals-and-quotes: “British Royal Jewels - The Delhi Durbar Necklace with Cullinan Diamond Pendant Created for the Delhi Durbar of 1911 and owned by Queen Mary. The cabochon emeralds are surrounded by.
I wanted to paint the The Queen as a woman rather than as The Queen, so I asked her whether we could change her cloak, badge and sash. She was very cooperative and we agreed on a plain white dress … David Poole
For the official Diamond Jubilee portrait the Queen was photographed in the Centre Room of Buckingham Palace, overlooking The Victoria Memorial Statue, which commemorates the only other monarch to have celebrated a Diamond Jubilee.
Piers Morgan's tribute to the Queen on her very special day
''Queen Elizabeth Royal Robes of the Garter holding hat''. Her Majesty's hair is recorded at a different angle to her face. It's a sad fact that problems can grow worse as an artist labours to correct them.