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The Arts Society Halifax

Passions, Personalities & Patronage: Chatsworth and the Story of the Devonshire Family Collections, 1549 – Present

Tue 13 Feb, 1:00pm at Red Brick Auditorium

Tickets: £8

Passions, Personalities and Patronage: Chatsworth and the Story of the Devonshire Family Collections, 1549 – Present

Simon Seligman                                                        

A history of the outstanding and diverse Devonshire collection told chronologically through interests, characters and tastes of its collectors over 16 generations, from Elizabethan beginnings to the current family members. Considered one of the finest surviving European family collections, the lecture features, Old Master drawings, fine books, silver and rare jewels, portraits, sculpture, furniture and ancient treasures.

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