Charles II

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Missing Leonardo link: writer discovers that Da Vinci's anatomy drawings were owned by Charles II

New book hopes research of papers belonging to the king's physician will lead to further "eureka" moments

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Diary of an art historian

Scotland has just four per cent of the Royal Collection—it's time it got a fairer share

The Queen has seven Rembrandts, 29 Van Dycks and 52 Canalettos, yet not one is on long-term display in Scotland

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Painted ladies: women at the court of Charles II, 1660-85

Yale Center for British Art, New Haven

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National Portrait Gallery

Women of the court of Charles II

On view at the National Portrait Gallery, London