Tag : Royal

Patrick Baty has colour-matched colours uncovered during paint investigations and advised on technical matters
Dec 11th, 2010 | | Conservation | 4 Comments

Queen Charlotte’s Cottage, Kew

Queen Charlotte’s Cottage is an early example of a cottage orné, a rustic cottage built as a country retreat rather than as a residence. It was an ideal location for a modest retreat where the Queen and the...

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Falkland Palace
Nov 25th, 2010 | | Palaces | No Comments

Falkland Palace – Royal Tennis Court

The office of Keeper was acquired in 1887 by a descendant of the Royal Stuarts, John Patrick Crichton Stuart, the 3rd Marquess of Bute. He rebuilt and restored much of the Palace. His grandson, Major Michael...

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Patrick Baty has carried out various projects at Windsor Castle, both before and after the fire
Nov 25th, 2010 | | Palaces | No Comments

Windsor Castle

I have worked at Windsor Castle for a number of years. My first project there was shortly before the fire of 1992. That period was a busy one for me as I was also involved in the post-fire restorations at...

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Hampton Court Palace_Tijou Screen
Nov 25th, 2010 | | Palaces | 6 Comments

Hampton Court Palace – Tijou Screen

The iron screen at the end of the Privy Garden and fronting the Thames was designed by the Huguenot ironworker Jean Tijou. Tijou had arrived in England in c.1689 and enjoyed the patronage of King William and...

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Kew Palace
Nov 25th, 2010 | | Palaces | No Comments

Kew Palace

The most intimate of the royal palaces, Kew was built as a private house in 1631 and used by the Royal family between 1729 and 1818. In happier times, George III, Queen Charlotte and their 15 children enjoyed a...

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Kensington Palace
Nov 25th, 2010 | | Palaces | No Comments

Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace is a Royal residence set in Kensington Gardens in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in London. It has been a residence of the British Royal Family since the 17th century. Queen...

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St_James's_Palace
Nov 25th, 2010 | | Palaces | 1 Comment

St James’s Palace

I have worked in St James's Palace on colour-related projects. View Larger...

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Patrick Baty has worked at Buckingham Palace
Nov 25th, 2010 | | Palaces | 1 Comment

Buckingham Palace

I have worked on projects at Buckingham Palace for many years. A wartime fim clip showing the effect of Nazi bombing on the Palace: BUCKINGHAM PALACE BOMBEDYour browser does not support iframes. I carry...

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Royal Mausoleum
Nov 25th, 2010 | | Places of Worship | No Comments

The Royal Mausoleum

Queen Victoria's love for her husband Prince Albert is well known and when he died on 14th December 1861, of typhoid, she was devastated. Within four days she had ordered the Frogmore Mausoleum to be built at her...

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