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Jenkins, Susan, 1963-, author.

Portrait of a patron : the patronage and collecting of James Brydges, 1st Duke of Chandos (1674-1744) / Susan Jenkins.

Aldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2007]
Physical Description:
ix, 219 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Reference Library
N5247.C43 J46 2007 (LC)
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Related Content:
Table of contents only
Includes bibliographical references (pages [199]-209) and index.
Subject Terms:
Art patrons -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Chandos, James Brydges, Duke of, 1674-1744.

  • Curriculum vitae : ambitions, achievements, politics
  • Architectural patronage : the building of Cannons
  • Cannons : the interior decoration
  • The grounds of Cannons
  • After the crash : architectural and other projects
  • Collecting in context : collectors and collections
  • The Duke of Chandos as a collector
  • The Duke as 'Apollo of the arts'
  • Death and disposal
  • Appendix 1: Selected list of works formerly belonging to or James Brydges, 1st Duke of Chandos (1674-1744)
  • Appendix 2: Brydges family tree.