For the King's Pleasure: The Furnishing and Decoration of George IV's Apartments at Windsor Castle

For the King's Pleasure: The Furnishing and Decoration of George IV's Apartments at Windsor Castle

by Hugh Roberts
ISBN-10:
1902163044
ISBN-13:
9781902163048
Pub. Date:
07/28/2004
Publisher:
Royal Collection Publications

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For the King's Pleasure: The Furnishing and Decoration of George IV's Apartments at Windsor Castle

This pioneering study of one of the most lavish and costly interior decoration schemes ever carried out in England provides and unparalleled insight into George IV’s patronage of the arts. Drawing on much previously unpublished material, including royal correspondence, original accounts and detailed inventories, Hugh Roberts reconstructs the history of George IV’s last and greatest commission, the rebuilding and refurnishing of the Private Apartments at Windsor Castle.

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ISBN-13: 9781902163048
Publisher: Royal Collection Publications
Publication date: 07/28/2004
Pages: 464
Product dimensions: 9.50(w) x 12.00(h) x 1.60(d)

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