Petworth, West Sussex: National Trust Guidebook

Petworth, West Sussex: National Trust Guidebook

By: Diana Owen (author), Oliver Garnett (author)Paperback

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Description

The vast late 17th-century mansion is set in a beautiful park, landscaped by 'Capability' Brown and immortalised in Turner's paintings. The house contains the Trust's finest and largest collections of pictures, with numerous works by Turner, Van Dyck, Reynolds and Blake, as well as ancient and neo-classical sculpture, fine furniture and carvings by Grinling Gibbons. The Servants' Quarters contain fascinating kitchens (including a splendid copper batterie de cuisine of over 1,000 pieces) and other service rooms.

About Author

Oliver Garnett is the National Trust's Guidebook Editor and the author of Living in Style: A Guide to Historic Decoration and Ornament Diana Owen is the National Trust's South East Area Manager and the author of the 1997 guide to the Servants' Quarters at Petworth

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781843592228
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 24
  • ID: 9781843592228
  • weight: 100
  • ISBN10: 1843592223

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  • Courier Delivery: Yes
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