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Lust, Lies and Monarchy
Lust, Lies and Monarchy

Lust, Lies and Monarchy

The Secrets Behind Britain’s Royal Portraits


264 Pages, 5.25 x 8

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: April 2020

ISBN 9781940842288

Rights: US & CA

Museyon (Apr 2020)

Available from local and national retailers throughout the US.


The human dramas and history of royal families, explored through critical works of art

People have long been fascinated by the stories behind royal portraits. This volume takes readers inside royal families by way of great paintings, like Holbein's Henry VIII, van Dyck's Charles I, Millais' The Princes in the Tower, Freud's Elizabeth II, and more. Featuring incredible, little known stories of the royals and illustrates, this beautiful collection is illustrated with color paintings, photos, family trees and Royal London walking tours with maps.

Author Biography

Stephen Millar is the author of London's Hidden Walks. He has written and provided photographs for a number of magazines and books including the Independent on Saturday.