King and Queen give reciprocal dinner in Italy
The King and Queen and Italy’s President Giorgio Napolitano and his wife Clio Napolitano welcome Italy’s Minister for Equal Opportunity Mara Carfagna before the dinner. Photo: Fabio Campana/EPA
On Wednesday 25 March, The King and Queen gave a reciprocal dinner for Italy's President and his wife at St. Regis Hotel in Rome, in connection with the state visit to Italy.
Guests also included representatives from the Italian business and cultural community, as well as Swedish citizens residing in Italy.
The Queen welcomes actress Anita Ekberg to the dinner. Photo: Leif R Jansson/Scanpix
The King, pictured here with Rita Levi Montalcini, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1986. Photo: Toni Sica/Stella Pictures