Starting with Rattila the Hund and his Sack of Rome in 463, this remarkable history follows the fortunes of his descendants, both distinguished and notorious, across the centuries and records their achievements through celebrated family portraits by leading painters of the day including Van Dyck, Whistler and Picasso. The great Ratbrandt was a member of the Tekelden family, and of course famously painted himself painting his wife. Meet Jan Tekelden, a famous gourmet whose love of garlic and leeks was eulogised by Chaucer in ...

The House of Tekelden 2005, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781596910485

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The House of Tekelden 2005, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747580416

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