From royalty to poultry and garden design to Elvis Presley, the books owned by Deborah, Duchess of Devonshire attest to a full life of varied interests and lasting friendships. The star of her library is one of only 50 pre-publication copies of Brideshead Revisited inscribed to the Duchess by her friend, Evelyn Waugh, while other highlights include books inscribed by Madonna and Henry Kissinger.
2 March | London
Picasso, Freud, Basquiat & More Unveiled Ahead of London Sales
How a Jackson Pollock Photograph Inspired Peter Doig
A James Dean-Era Mercury & Iconic Ford Cars from the Company’s Former Director
The 97-Year-Old Reunited with her WW2-Looted Masterpiece
The Whimsical Ceramics Inspired by Pablo Picasso's Pet Owl
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