Villa della Regina, main floor : the waiting room. The room furniture recalls the feeling of the daily life in the first half of the eighteen century and includes a valuable gaming table by Pietro Piffetti and a large billiard, as well as precious porcelain of both eastern and western manufacturers.
Dumfries House, Pure silk narrow width damask for the restoration of the Chippendale Bed, in the same blue found also at Duff House Scotland and Stourhead (@nationaltrust). The design was taken from the remaining fragments discovered on a chair at the house, thought to be the original covering. The design was also found in the Humphries Archive & redrawn to recreate the design. @Dumfries1754 #Chippendale #bed #bue #silk #damask #fabric #weaving #design http://www.humphriesweaving.co.uk