Althorp has been home to the Spencer family for nearly 500 years and contains a fascinating variety of pictures, furniture and ceramics, as well as boasting some fine interiors.
Like many great country houses, it has benefited from the discriminating and varied collecting of generations of occupants, their marriages and chance provisions. But the Spencers have also had the knack of going to the right people, its collection of portraits is particularly fine, and justly famous. As a record of a family, and as a record of English portraiture, it is outstanding. Althorp Living History, a collection with Earl Charles Spencer, brother of the late Diana, The Princess of Wales.
A beautiful assortment of fine furniture from one of America’s finest name brands…Theodore Alexander.
An industry leader well known for its original design, diversity of product and innovative use of materials, Theodore Alexander is one of the leading manufacturers of fine reproductions of 18th and 19th century furniture and accessories.