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Despite its name, Doris Duke used the Morning Room for entertaining after dinner. In the large fireplace she would lay a roaring fire, which guests reported was often so warm that it melted the after-dinner chocolates laid out on the coffee table.

Embroidered panel with the story of Esther

Molded plaster ceiling with heroes of the ancient world

Dutch Rococo marquetry chairs

The Visit of the Stadtholder Prince Frederik to the Fleet of the States General at Dordrecht, 1646

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