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Loans from the Royal Collection

Current loans to exhibitions from the Royal Collection

Painting being  moved by art handlers

Every year hundreds of objects, including paintings, drawings and decorative arts, are generously lent by Her Majesty The Queen from the Royal Collection to institutions across the UK and abroad. The loans programme, administered by Royal Collection Trust, enables new audiences to enjoy works of art from the Royal Collection, as well as helping us to increase our understanding of these works. Find out more about current loans from the Royal Collection here.

Palazzo Reale, Milan

Dürer e il Rinascimento Tedesco

Drawing by Dürer and two drawings by Leonardo da Vinci on loan until June

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Peacock in the Desert: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India

Five folios from the Padshahnama on loan until August

Stiftung Museum Kunspalast, Düsseldorf

Monochrome: Painting in Black and White

Drawing by the Italian Renaissance artist Federico Barroci on loan until July

National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo

The Body – Challenging the Mystery

Leonardo da Vinci's anatomical studies on loan until June


at National Gallery of Australia, Canberra until July

Victorian Giants: The Birth of Art Photography

at National Portrait Gallery, London until May

Tintoretto: Birth of a genius

at Musée du Luxembourg, Paris until July

Art in the Making

at Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen until May

Chippendale 300

at Leeds City Museum until June

Benjamin Williams Leader: Blest by the Suns of Home

at Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum until June