400 Years of Collecting and Patronage
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Yale University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $150.00|
| Book Description: |
Built in 1610 during the reign of James I and remodeled in 1637-39 by the future first Earl of Dysart, Ham House and its gardens have endured through centuries of English history while remaining representative of the styles and culture of the original inhabitants. It is one of the few places where Caroline décor--as developed by British architect Inigo Jones and familiar to Peter Paul Rubens and Anthony van Dyck--can still be appreciated.
To mark the 400th anniversary...