1999 Her Majesty The Queen for the Royal Hospital Chelsea by Andrew Festing

The portrait, now in the Royal Hospital Chelsea Museum’s entrance hall, depicts a smiling Queen gazing towards a window dressed in robes for the state opening of Parliament and two Chelsea Pensioners. Andrew Festing spent nine months working on the portrait and said the Queen had been easy to work with: “She is enormously helpful … Continue reading

1991 ‘Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’ for the Royal Military Academy by Andrew Festing

  The painting of HM The Queen by Andrew Festing was commissioned in 1991 to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the founding of the Royal Military Academy.