Boughton: The House, its People and its Collections

Boughton: The House, its People and its Collections

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780956594853
Publisher: Caique Publishing, LTD
Publication date: 07/15/2016
Edition description: 1st
Product dimensions: 9.45(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

About the Author

Richard, Duke Of Buccleuch, Is Responsible For His Family’s Historic Art Collections And Houses, Including Drumlanrig Castle And Bowhill In Scotland And Boughton House In Northamptonshire. Author Of Books About Each Of Them, He Works Widely In The Heritage Field And Was For Ten Years President Of The National Trust For Scotland.

During A Photographic Career Spanning More Than Thirty-Five Years, Fritz Von Der Schulenburg Has Achieved International Acclaim, Capturing On Camera Some Of The Most Beautiful And Inspirational Locations In The World. His Photographs Have Been Published In Numerous Magazines, Such As The World Of Interiors, Architectural Digest, House & Gardenand Veranda. As Well As Contributing To Many Books, He Has Published Several Of His Own. These Include The English Garden Room (Weidenfeld & Nicolson), Living In Scotland (Thames & Hudson), Neoclassicism In The North (Thames & Hudson), Romantic Scotland (Weidenfeld & Nicolson), Living By Design(Weidenfeld & Nicolson), Luxury Minimal (Thames & Hudson). In Recent Years, Schulenburg Has Spent Most Of His Time Photographing Houses, Estates, Boats And Planes To Provide A Personal Record For Owners And Designers In The Form Of Bespoke Books And Albums.

Table of Contents

THE EARLY MONTAGUS OF BOUGHTON: THE DAWN OF A DYNASTY
The 1st Sir Edward Montagu
The 2nd Sir Edward Montagu
Edward, 1st Lord Montagu
Edward, 2nd Lord Montagu
The Hon. Edward Montagu and Elizabeth, Lady Harvey

THE DUKES OF MONTAGU: POWER AND INFLUENCE
Ralph, 1st Duke of Montagu
John, 2nd Duke of Montagu
Lady Mary Montagu, Duchess of Montagu, and George, 3rd Duke of Montagu
John, Marquis of Monthermer

THE SCOTTISH CONNECTION
Lady Elizabeth Montagu marries Henry, 3rd Duke of Buccleuch
Boughton reawakens
The family albums
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THE GRAND TOUR

THE NORTH FRONT: DUKE RALPH'S VISION
The Staircase Hall, the State Rooms, the Northwest Pavilion, the ‘Unfinished Wing’

THE TUDOR MANOR: THE HEART OF THE HOUSE
The Great Hall, the Egyptian Hall and the Little Hall

THE WEST FRONT: DUKE JOHN'S LEGACY
The Loggia, the Boudoir and the Boudoir Lobby, the South Passage, the Morning Room, the Rainbow Room, the Drawing Room, the Library, the Flower Gallery and the Nursery

THE SOUTH SIDE: THE QUIET CORNER
The White Drawing Room, the Chinese Staircase, the Audit Room and the Sèvres porcelain collection

BEHIND THE SCENES: THE WORKING HOUSE
The Old Kitchen, the Armoury, the Attics, the Dower House and Stables

THE ARCHIVES
The Montagu Music Collection
The Huguenots at Boughton

BEYOND THE HOUSE
The Boughton landscape
The Montagu Monuments
Timeline and bibliography

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