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Loans from the Royal Collection

Current loans to exhibitions from the Royal Collection

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Every year hundreds of objects, including paintings, drawings and decorative arts, are lent by the Royal Collection to institutions across the UK and abroad for both short- and long-term display. 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.

For information regarding loan requests, please click or tap on the button below.

See a selection of current loans from the Royal Collection below.

Current Loans

The Wallace Collection, London

Portraits of Dogs: From Gainsborough to Hockney

29 March – 15 October 2023

Museo del Prado, Madrid

Guido Reni

28 March – 9 July 2023

Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Hogarth’s Britons: Succession, Patriotism and the Jacobite Rebellion

10 March – 4 June 2023

The National Gallery, London

The Ugly Duchess: Beauty and Satire in the Renaissance

16 March – 11 June 2023

Sainsbury Centre For Visual Arts, Norwich

Empowering Art: Indigenous Creativity and Activism from North America's Northwest Coast

12 March – 30 July 2023

The Jewish Museum, New York

The Sassoons

3 March – 13 August 2023

V&A, Dundee


1 April 2023 – 14 January 2024

Gemäldegalerie, Berlin

Hugo van der Goes

31 March – 16 July 2023

Peterborough Museum & Archives, Canada

To Honour and Respect: Gifts from the Michi Saagiig Women to the Prince of Wales, 1860

16 April – 19 November 2023