Egeskov Castle, Kvaerndrup: an ornate cast-iron stove

RIBApix ref no RIBA15905
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryDenmark
CityEgeskov
Subject Date1700
Image Date1960
ViewInterior
StyleRococo
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/DEN/8 (ES7313)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This residence, built by Frands Brockenhuus and completed in 1554, stands in the middle of a lake on a foundation of oak pilings. It underwent an extensive restoration by Helgo Zettervall, a Swedish architect, in the late 19th century.

Subject tags

country houses, cast iron, castles, heating and ventilating