Art UK has updated its cookies policy. By using this website you are agreeing to the use of cookies. To find out more read our updated Use of Cookies policy and our updated Privacy policy.

Royal Opening

© the artist. Photo credit: Derby LIVE, Assembly Rooms

How you can use this image

© All rights reserved

Please note that image permissions vary across the Art UK website and that some artworks remain in copyright. Review the copyright credit lines that are located underneath the image. The credit lines indicate who manages the rights within the artwork and the image.

This image can be used for non-commercial research or private study purposes, and other UK exceptions to copyright permitted to users based in the United Kingdom under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, as amended and revised.

Some images on Art UK are available to purchase as prints and may be available to license for commercial purposes through the Art UK Shop. If there is a shopping basket icon underneath an image, click on it to find out how to license that image or purchase a print, through either the Art UK Shop or sometimes through the collection directly.

The collection who own the work may have more information on their own website about permitted uses and image licensing options.


Add or edit a note on this artwork that only you can see. You can find notes again by going to the ‘Notes’ section of your account.

Derby LIVE, Assembly Rooms





oil on canvas


H 106 x W 132 cm

Accession number


Acquisition method

presented to the City of Derby by the Derby and Derbyshire Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 1977

Work type


Inscription description

Royal Opening by Andrew Macara. The Royal Party at the inaugural concert after the official opening of the Assembly Rooms on 9th November 1977 by Her Majesty the Queen Mother. Presented to the City of Derby by Derby and Derbyshire Chamber of Commerce and Industry


You can help us tag artworks on Tagger. The tags above come from the public, and also from an image recognition project run by the Visual Geometry Group, University of Oxford.

Derby LIVE, Assembly Rooms

Market Place, Derby, Derbyshire DE1 3AH England

Not all locations are open to the public. Please contact the gallery or collection for more information
View venue