Doyenne of children’s literature Rosemary Sutcliff dressed in a splendid Elizabethan outfit to meet Queen Elizabeth

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In the week of the Queen’s Birthday honours in the UK, I am reminded of Rosemary Sutcliff’s splendid outfit when she went to Buckingham Palace in 1992—shortly before her death—to be invested CBE.

Author Rosemary Sutcliff recieves her CBE from the Queen

4 comments

  1. The great thing about being in a wheelchair is that you are nearer eye level with certain things like that rather nice pair of knees in the front row….

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