Chatsworth House, in the United Kingdom, is home to the Duke and Duchess ofDevonshire, and has been passed down through 16 generations of the Cavendish family. The house is renowned for the quality of its art, landscape and hospitality, and has evolved through the centuries to reflect the tastes, passions and interests of succeeding generations, standing today among the most important stately homes in the UK. Rich with thousands of objects, the Devonshire Collection represents a grand tradition of collecting spanning half a millennium, and is widely celebrated as one of the most significant collections of art and objects in Europe.
Coming to Sotheby’s New York from 28 June–18 September, Treasures from Chatsworth: The Exhibition brings together more than 40 pieces from the Devonshire Collection and the legendary Chatsworth House in a groundbreaking installation by Hamilton set designer David Korins.
David Korins, the award-winning set designer who brought Hamilton to life, is preparing to unveil his latest creative project at Sotheby’s. Treasures from Chatsworth: The Exhibition is a remarkable chance to see 500 years of art and objects from one of Britain’s most esteemed country estates.