The Royal Paintbox

The Royal Paintbox

Fri, 09/12/2014 - 10:00pm

Pictured: The Prince of Wales during the filming of Royal Paintbox

Credit: Courtesy of Foxtrot Films 

For the first time on film, His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales reveals an extraordinary treasure trove of rarely seen art by members of the royal family, past and present, exploring a colorful palette of intimate family memory and observation. Shot in the spectacular landscapes of Balmoral, Highgrove, Windsor Castle, Frogmore, and Osborne House, The Royal Paintbox features art by members of the royal family down the centuries, including some of HRH the Prince of Wales' own watercolors. The film also features artist Sarah Armstrong-Jones, along with contributions from Lady Antonia Fraser, Jane Roberts, Charles Saumarez Smith, Marina Warner, Jane Ridley, Catherine Goodman, Susannah Fiennes, Warwick Fuller, and Countess Mountbatten of Burma. The Royal Paintbox airs Friday, September 12, 2014 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV.