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Montpelier From the Ground Down

F or those familiar with the historical foundations of the U.S. American experience, James Madison figures very large among the country's founders. In fact, among his peers in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, and according to most present day scholars, Madison is widely regarded as the "Father of the U.S. Constitution", reflecting the prominent role he played in it's inception.
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Satyr from Althorp Castle, country home of the Spencer family, surfaces at Bonhams

Arts : Artdaily (10 months ago)

A bust of a satyr from Althorp House, Northamptonshire, thought to have been acquired in Italy in the late 18th to early 19th Centuries by one of the Spencer Earls during a Grand Tour, will be sold at Bonhams next Antiquities sale o... Read Post

Sotheby's in Paris to offer important manuscripts from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries

Arts : Artdaily (2 years ago)

The forthcoming sale of Books & Manuscripts at Sotheby?s Paris on 29 May will give special importance to manuscripts from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. The 149 lots include documents and historic manuscripts of exceptional inte... Read Post

The Madison Legacy From the Ground Down

Academics / Archaeology : Archaeological Digs (5 years ago)

For those familiar with the historical foundations of the U.S. American experience, James Madison figures very large among the country's founders. In fact, among his peers in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, and according to ... Read Post


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