Red Drawing Room


Waddesdon is famous for its collection of French 18th-century decorative arts and 17th- and 18th-century paintings.

Assembled by three generations of Rothschilds, it includes world-class objects carefully chosen for their beauty, craftsmanship and historical interest.

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Research and publications

We are continually researching aspects of Waddesdon’s collection, which has also allowed us to collaborate with universities, publishing various books and online catalogues.
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Recent acquisitions

We continue to add to Waddesdon’s collection.

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