Treasures from Chatsworth, Episode 7: The Landscape as a Work of Art
At Chatsworth, the Devonshire Collection extends beyond the walls of the house. Throughout the garden and grounds, carefully curated sculptures are thoughtfully integrated with the landscape – “it’s like one amazing piece of land art,” says the 12th Duke. Take a tour of the picturesque setting that has been shaped over time by generations of dukes and duchesses.
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