furnishing and decoration of Ham House

by Thornton, Peter

Publisher: Furniture History Society in London

Written in English
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Statementby Peter Thornton and Maurice Tomlin.
ContributionsTomlin, Maurice., Furniture History Society.
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Open LibraryOL13733076M

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It is claimed by the National Trust to be "unique in Europe as the most complete survival of 17th century fashion and power." The house itself is designated on the National Heritage List for England as a Grade I listed ect: Robert Smythson.

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