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Old 05-30-2020, 12:53 PM
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It is often claimed that Princess Beatrix was charmed by the Danish Household organization. In the 1980 the new Queen thoroughly reorganised the stuffy Dutch household, more filled with "us knows us" than with people hired for their expertise.

Hmmm, looks again like I fell victim to my poor English.

But is it not right, that under Margarethe and Beatrix (a few years later) started also this mixture of modern elements with stone-old furniture?

Anyway, thank you for your correction and contribution to the forums! Very interesting as so often. Thanks!
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Old 05-30-2020, 02:29 PM
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Some of you wished to compare the Dutch and Danish styles.

Here are some pics of the interior at Marselisborg, from 2011. Very much decorated by QMII.
Some of you may wish to put on dark sunglasses...

https://app.box.com/s/4w3n5xauewhni3ws6maynft5bilutn44
The small picture is of QMII's office. The chandelier is from when the place was build back around 1910.

https://app.box.com/s/4gv406tay7z9b1hquvoj4m4r4dgqz1u9
The billiard room.
The books are obviously read.

https://app.box.com/s/ypahjf7cucdzmffwcc9qr3257z0m4q5w
Top left:
The vestibule. The flowers have been arranged by QMII, something she is fond of doing.

Top right:
The garden room, which is also the preferred living room. The upholstery is by the Swedish-Austrian designer Josef Frank.

https://app.box.com/s/3jdguv2510lubyjoqu9poddketg69469
Top left:
Originally the heating consisted of 17 Majolika-ovens like this. Now there is only one left.
The stairs leads up to the bedrooms upstairs. (There are only few bedrooms though. QMII has described Marselisborg as being an awfully big house with awfully little room.)
Above the door are two coat of arms for the towns of Løgstør and Nibe.

https://app.box.com/s/gxy3wdbr41x4mnek0eb71zt78t0mtdxx
This is the dining room. QMII & PH put of the plaques on the walls, depicting various coat of arms of Danish towns.

Marselisborg is basically QMII's summer cottage. It's where she spends a part of her summer holiday and it's where the family gather at Easter and Christmas, but there is very little representation there.
So these are rooms that are used privately.

As for the style compared to the Dutch residences, well, you be the judge.
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Old 05-30-2020, 02:33 PM
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This is from the Norwegian royal homes back in 2012
https://app.box.com/s/2u40t37gs82fd8083sadwuedyywm8889


And this is from inside Schackenborg, before Joachim and our Marie gave up the place.
https://app.box.com/s/9ylnh9sozy3gyu36xpby

I haven't got time to comment and translate details right now.
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Old 05-30-2020, 02:44 PM
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Princess Michael at Kensington Palace:

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/9e/52...4239ba360e.png
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Old 05-30-2020, 03:45 PM
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The Duke of Kent and Prince Michael in their sister's home Thatched House Lodge (photo posted by their niece Flora).

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/art...ing-cuppa.html

A royal old photo of Alexandra with her husband and kids when little

https://twitter.com/RoyaleVision/sta...644864/photo/1

https://www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail...photo/77494495

Duke and Duchess of Gloucester work space

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/a...e-cottage.html
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Old 05-30-2020, 04:24 PM
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Not strictly royal, but entertaining nonetheless...

...particularly for US readers.

https://twitter.com/ratemyskyperoom


This site was started when tv news reporters (and interview subjects and public officials) began broadcasting from home. The pair who run it comment, usually humorously, on the decor of the rooms. People who get a low rating often work on their rooms to make them more attractive in hopes of improving their ratings.
It’s all very good-natured, even silly, but welcome in these times. HM appears occasionally, as do Charles and Camilla and the Cambridges. Some of the rooms are gorgeous...and some look like Grandma's attic or cellar.

Nothing attic-like about Dolly’s room:
https://twitter.com/teacherdame/stat...10427665870848
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Old 05-30-2020, 04:37 PM
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Duc et Pair that's a very interesting post no 39 Thank you. Makes perfect sense.

I think Frederik and Mary were very lucky to be able to put their personnal ideas into a relative new build of a palace even though it was a renovation. Their palace had not been updated since 1935, so one can imagine how much work was needed. And the best part was allowing the public a walk through when it was finished before the furniture moved in. The tax payer could see what a wonderful job was done.
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Old 05-30-2020, 05:01 PM
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Thanks to all for the links. Princess Michael of Kents messy work office is just as I would imagine her work office to be. She is an accomplished author, and I have an old book of hers which was well written and researched.
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Old 05-31-2020, 02:22 AM
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More about Haga Palace

The veranda has been used very much at the photoshoots
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The main entrance hall with photos from Drottningholm and Ockelbo by photographer Ralf Turander
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Part of 2017 Christmas greeting was filmed here
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From the library, princess Christina tells that princess Sibylla used this desk as her dresser.
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The chandelier is Master Chandelier from Kobro Interiors
https://www.facebook.com/kobrointeri...type=3&theater

The stairs at the documentary "Haga Palace - A Royal Home" from 2013. Now there is probaly more art at the walls, both Daniel and Victoria love contemporary art.
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The chandelier in the living room is Brand van Egmond's "Hollywood Chandelier"
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The 2014 Christmas greeting was filmed in the living room, we see a lot of family photos at the room.
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What kind of art there is at Victoria and Daniel's private apartments at Haga Palace, maybe at least these
"Some casual shout that broke the silent air" painting can be seen in a dreamlike gymnastics scene. Made by finnish artist Anna Tuori, Daniel bought it in 2016.
https://taiteilijalehti.fi/wp-conten...the.140026.jpg
And "Tillgivenhet" (Affection) by swedish artist Tony Warren from Ockelbo. It was ordered as a wedding gift to Victoria and Daniel from all the residents and companies in Ockelbo, Gästrikland and the rest of Sweden who subscribe to lithographs of the painting and thus finance the artwork.
http://www.tonywarrenart.com/wp/wp-c...enhet_stor.jpg
http://www.tonywarrenart.com/wp/wp-c...-slottet-A.jpg
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Old 05-31-2020, 04:14 AM
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If you are interested in seeing more items that are in royal homes, may I recommend this website.

https://royalhomestyle.com
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Old 05-31-2020, 09:22 AM
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Photos from Haga Palace during the years. Some of these photos are my screenshots from documentary "Haga Palace - A Royal Home", and other videos.

Haga Palace's main entrance, with the photographs by Ralf Turander feature themes from Drottningholm and Ockelbo. A representation room.
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The dining room in 2013. A representation room.
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The dining room today, they have changed the chairs or the chairs have a new upholstery, and now there is a carpet.
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At the dining room is a painting of King Gustav IV Adolf and queen Fredrika Dorotea Vilhelmina, painted by Jonas Forsslund (Haga Palace was built in 1802 according to a design by architect Carl Christoffer Gjörwell, who was commissioned by Gustav IV Adolf). The painting is loaned from the Nationalmuseum's collections.
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The library in 2016. A representation room.
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The library now
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The painting on the wall shows a view of Haga Palace during the time of King Gustav IV Adolf. It was painted by Louis Belanger, and now belongs to the art collection of the City of Stockholm.

The Grand Room. A representation room.
The fireplace in the Grand Room features the coats of arms of the Bernadotte and Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha dynasties, since it was installed as part of the renovation work in the 1930s when Prince Gustaf Adolf and Princess Sibylla moved in.
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One of the paintings at the Grand Room is of Queen Josefina with her son Karl (XV), king Oscar I behind them, painted by Fredric Westin. The painting is loaned from the Nationalmuseum's collections.
http://imageupper.com/s11/1/1/P158973230373944_2.jpg
And there is Karin Mamma Andersson's painting 'Svandamm/Swan Pond'.
https://i.pinimg.com/474x/e6/3f/18/e...699cb4bdde.jpg

The living room. A representation room.
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At the living room is also an old grandfather clock, Princess Christina told about it at the documentary "Haga Palace - A Royal Home". It had belonged to her father, Victoria's grandfather. He had searched for that kind of clock. And when he saw this clock with the Coat of Arms of the House of Vasa, he had found his clock. The clock was at Haga until Princess Margaretha inherited the clock and took it to England to her first home. When she moved to a smaller house, the clock was put to a storage and was there for many years. When she heard that Victoria and Daniel are moving to Haga, she knew where the clock should be, here at Haga again and so princess Margaretha gave the clock to Victoria and Daniel as a wedding present.
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The veranda, there is a portrait of Bertil and Lilian, which Victoria and Daniel got as a wedding gift.
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The kitchen
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Still some screenshots from the documentary
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Thank you a million time for this. CP Victoria & CP Daniel have I believe the best home. I am saving all those pictures for my future forever home!
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Old 05-31-2020, 02:30 PM
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This is from royal yacht Dannebrog.
The interior is very influenced by especially QMII, because the DRF spends weeks aboard every year.

First a link to the folder: https://app.box.com/s/1zzyos0ypei4fvvpk9q0cswt70k7tqq9

Then I'll go into details with some of the scans here.

This is the lounge and it is very much influenced by Prince Henrik. He was a very accomplished pianist and a very keen bridge player, hence the piano and bridge table, that was not for decoration.
https://app.box.com/s/7a57ffe9cae6770344cc
Notice the crown-like thing hanging from the ceiling. That's a compass, that shows in what direction the ship is sailing. It was something Frederik IX who was an experienced naval officer kept an eye on.

https://app.box.com/s/4c97826c2067c8db6a90
This is the corridor, where you enter from the deck and walk down to the dining room. The carpet is of interest. It shows the coast from Copenhagen to Helsingør, and Kronborg Castle. QMII is very fond of that carpet.

https://app.box.com/s/cff718e5b2982af16b8c
And this is the dining room at the end of the corridor. This being a ship the table has been collapsed and the chairs placed up against the walls.
It is one of the few rooms aboard that is routinely also used for representation.

https://app.box.com/s/c93198ef3a3882e41ecf
This is the hall. Notice the ashtray...
This being a ship, everything is done with practicality in mind. Furnitures can be covered up and stowed away quickly.
The paintings are rotated and they are often something QMII herself has made. Don't think that's the case with the painting in the background.

https://app.box.com/s/ccdff5b6b90bbebddd41
This nook, at the corridor, right in front of the entrance from the deck, is said to be the calmest place aboard Dannebrog when the weather is rough, as it often is in the North Atlantic.
This was Queen Ingrid's favorite spot.
The embroidered pillows are made by QMII.

https://app.box.com/s/f5d9c56f885e8add8b61
This is the smoking salon, placed high on the ship. It is a favorite place of the DRF; because the room is very light with windows all around.
The pillows are again the work of QMII with motives from Greenland the Faeroe Islands.
Again, notice the omnipresent ashtrays...

https://app.box.com/s/4cb5655161188d8564e1
A better view of the tell tale compass I told about previously.

Dannebrog is a seriously beautiful ship, both inside and out. And very homely.

If this wasn't enough, here is an hour documentary where QMII talks about the ship with loads of interior footage for you to feast your eyes on!
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Old 05-31-2020, 02:47 PM
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More about Haga Palace

The veranda has been used very much at the photoshoots
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The main entrance hall with photos from Drottningholm and Ockelbo by photographer Ralf Turander
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Part of 2017 Christmas greeting was filmed here
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From the library, princess Christina tells that princess Sibylla used this desk as her dresser.
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The chandelier is Master Chandelier from Kobro Interiors
https://www.facebook.com/kobrointeri...type=3&theater

The stairs at the documentary "Haga Palace - A Royal Home" from 2013. Now there is probaly more art at the walls, both Daniel and Victoria love contemporary art.
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The chandelier in the living room is Brand van Egmond's "Hollywood Chandelier"
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The 2014 Christmas greeting was filmed in the living room, we see a lot of family photos at the room.
https://static1.purepeople.com/artic...-a-950x0-1.jpg
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What kind of art there is at Victoria and Daniel's private apartments at Haga Palace, maybe at least these
"Some casual shout that broke the silent air" painting can be seen in a dreamlike gymnastics scene. Made by finnish artist Anna Tuori, Daniel bought it in 2016.
https://taiteilijalehti.fi/wp-conten...the.140026.jpg
And "Tillgivenhet" (Affection) by swedish artist Tony Warren from Ockelbo. It was ordered as a wedding gift to Victoria and Daniel from all the residents and companies in Ockelbo, Gästrikland and the rest of Sweden who subscribe to lithographs of the painting and thus finance the artwork.
http://www.tonywarrenart.com/wp/wp-c...enhet_stor.jpg
http://www.tonywarrenart.com/wp/wp-c...-slottet-A.jpg
Thanks, LadyFinn.

This is all very good taste.
Light, yet calming, not too cluttered or busy, yet with all sorts of details to discover.
And cozy lighting in the evenings.
Modern, yet with a traditional touch. And lots of contrasts.

The large picture with the books would look very nice in our living room. And they wouldn't notice if I borrowed it for a decade or two, methinks.

From me.
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Old 05-31-2020, 03:29 PM
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Are you able to watch any of these four documentaries outside DK?
https://www.dr.dk/drtv/serie/dronningens-slotte_19015

They are deservedly much praised and it's QMII taking the viewers on a guided tour of four residences, explaining their history, the furnitures, the art and the personal touch she made on them, in regards to decoration, colors and settings.

If you can watch it I will provide links to a running commentary by me.
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More about Haga Palace

The veranda has been used very much at the photoshoots
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The main entrance hall with photos from Drottningholm and Ockelbo by photographer Ralf Turander
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Part of 2017 Christmas greeting was filmed here
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From the library, princess Christina tells that princess Sibylla used this desk as her dresser.
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The chandelier is Master Chandelier from Kobro Interiors
https://www.facebook.com/kobrointeri...type=3&theater

The stairs at the documentary "Haga Palace - A Royal Home" from 2013. Now there is probaly more art at the walls, both Daniel and Victoria love contemporary art.
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The chandelier in the living room is Brand van Egmond's "Hollywood Chandelier"
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The 2014 Christmas greeting was filmed in the living room, we see a lot of family photos at the room.
https://static1.purepeople.com/artic...-a-950x0-1.jpg
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What kind of art there is at Victoria and Daniel's private apartments at Haga Palace, maybe at least these
"Some casual shout that broke the silent air" painting can be seen in a dreamlike gymnastics scene. Made by finnish artist Anna Tuori, Daniel bought it in 2016.
https://taiteilijalehti.fi/wp-conten...the.140026.jpg
And "Tillgivenhet" (Affection) by swedish artist Tony Warren from Ockelbo. It was ordered as a wedding gift to Victoria and Daniel from all the residents and companies in Ockelbo, Gästrikland and the rest of Sweden who subscribe to lithographs of the painting and thus finance the artwork.
http://www.tonywarrenart.com/wp/wp-c...enhet_stor.jpg
http://www.tonywarrenart.com/wp/wp-c...-slottet-A.jpg

Thanks for the photos I love the mix of traditional and personal.


Some photos of Letizia and Felipe's beyond the pristine white work space.


Photos from the birthday video including the front hall, and their dining room
https://www.newmyroyals.com/2018/01/...-of-spain.html

definitely warmer wood panelled office space for the king
https://www.regalfille.com/2020/04/q...-working-home/

Living room photo from her 40th birthday
https://www.gettyimages.ca/detail/ne...?adppopup=true


The girls reading

https://www.gettyimages.ca/detail/ne...?adppopup=true

When the girls were really little
https://www.gettyimages.ca/detail/ne...?adppopup=true
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Re post 52 the Dannebrog interiors, the chairs are covered in the smoking salon. Underneath those covers the chairs are blue and white striped. Also the dining table extends to a tremendous length.
I absolutely love the compass. I fell in love with the Dannebrog many years ago and I love the way the DRF use her. She might not be luxurious inside but she is homey.
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If you are interested in seeing more items that are in royal homes, may I recommend this website.

https://royalhomestyle.com
a great link! thanks!

F&L's interiors: this video has some images.



a couple more images from their outdoor spaces:

https://www.independent.ie/incoming/...52013077_2.jpg
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Are you able to watch any of these four documentaries outside DK?
https://www.dr.dk/drtv/serie/dronningens-slotte_19015

They are deservedly much praised and it's QMII taking the viewers on a guided tour of four residences, explaining their history, the furnitures, the art and the personal touch she made on them, in regards to decoration, colors and settings.

If you can watch it I will provide links to a running commentary by me.
Hello Muhler , yes we can watch these documentaries in the uk , they look wonderful , HM has such a well developed artistic eye that I would love a running commentary especially as my google translate does not seem to want to translate the subtitles . The frustrations of modern technology . Many thanks for bringing them to the forums notice .
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Old 06-01-2020, 06:22 AM
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I have also found this series available on youtube , frustratingly without the subtitles found on the original broadcast .
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Old 06-01-2020, 06:56 AM
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Ah, I'm delighted you can watch them.

You can find the running commentaries around here: https://www.theroyalforums.com/forum...n-19015-5.html
Back then I focused on the whole documentary and not just the interior furnishing and decoration.
I may go through the first documentary again, and focus on the interior, but lunch is coming up.

So this will have to suffice for now.
We start out with Amalienborg, or more correctly the relatively newly renovated representation mansion, that is one of the four mansions that constitute Amalienborg. QMII had been very hands on in regards to the furnishing and renovation. But her own mansion is also covered to some extent.

https://www.dr.dk/drtv/se/dronningen...lienborg_51714

02.20: We start in Christian VII's Mansion, build by Count Moltke, who was very rich and influential.
Moltekes Gemak, stueetagen = Moltke's room, groundfloor.
Now a guestroom.
Now Christian VII's mansion is representation and guestrooms. But in the 1800's it was the seat of the Foreign Ministry. Later kindergarten for Frederik and Joachim.
Renovated 1996.
(03:40) This is where QMII talks about while royals are willing to accept primitive conditions, guests from republics - nah.
In the 1700's the same fabric was used for curtains, walls, furnitures and bedspread.

QMII was from childhood very interested in furnishing and decoration of the homes and she was taught by Queen Ingrid.

There are three stories in each of the mansions. Ground floor (stuen), the first floor (which is grander, hence the name beletage) and second floor (mezzanin).

06:10 Mezzanin. Several guestrooms furnished by QMII.
Klunkeværelset, these furnitures stems from the West Indies and were brought back after 1917 after the sale of the Danish West Indies. This is quality mahogany!

07:00 The Secret Stairs, that are not at all secret, just tucked away a bit.
07:40 On the repos between the mazzanin and beletage. This is hi-fi anno 1760! The window opens and those in the room below can hear when a little group of musicians sit on the repos and play. The sound is very good.

Taffelsalen, beletage. This room was from the beginning meant as a dining room, so the wall-decoration depicts fish and animals that can end up on the table.
When eating dinner back then (1760) you were only issued one wineglass. When you wanted more wine, a servant took your glass, rinsed it in the sink and poured new, or the same wine, up for you.

12:30 Vestibulen. Here foreign dignitaries are received. This also where the cameras are positioned at the New Year Court.
QMII appreciate there is life on the square all year round.

15:00 The garden behind the mansion, established 1754 and now brought back to it's original state.
The two rectangles of grass are called by the Frenchification of the English words bowling-greene (don't ask me to write it in French!).
In QMII's childhood, she and her sisters and classmates sometimes went here to play ball, but back then it was only a lawn with a few trees.
Later she and her sister walked to school, regardless of the weather on Queen Ingrid's insistence, because that was healthy and fresh air and all that. Also through knee-deep snow on occasion.

18:00 Kongens salon, stueetagen = the King's Chamber, for the visiting head of state. Furnished by QMII, who insisted on a large bed. Now where to put such a thing with doors and windows all over the place? In the middle of the room.
But first we go through the office at disposal for the head of state.

Galleriet, beletage. Here the guests can mingle. The chairs and couches are not too deep, because that's a problem when wearing big gowns!
21:30 - A voliere in the back of the garden. It has not yet been restored, but it will be - or Frederik will ensure it will be.

Fløjlsgemakket, beletage (The Velvet Chamber)
The velvet was a present from the French King to Moltke. Restored in the 1990's. Here guests are received and shake hands with the DRF.

Riddersalen ( The Great Hall/Knights Hall). This is where the dinners take place and where the ladies of the DRF curtsy upon entering the room.
QMII's first New Year Court was when she was fifteen.
She hopes the Crown Princess will continue the tradition.

Rosen, beletage. - The outermost room. Here a good deal of what is left of the original table set of Flora Danica is displayed. The set was meant as a present for Tzarina Katharina of Russia, but she died so the DRF kept the set.

Kollonnaden. Build in 1794 from wood, because it was meant to be temporary.

30:00 Christian IX's Mansion. QMII's private residence.
Den blå forstue, beletage - the Blue Front Room.
QMII is very fond of the painting of PH. It encapsulates him.

Arbejdsværelset, stueetagen QMII's office, ground floor.
A nervous QMII giving her first New Year speech, from this office.
Here she on Wednesdays receive the Prime Minister and the Foreign Minister, separately. They sit in the couch where QMII is briefed.

Den gule salon - The Yellow Salon, which is a semi-private part of the mansion.
The gobelin on the wall was the wedding present from the government and Parliament.
The room is also used to receiving foreign prime ministers and such like. I.e. the notch below head of state.

34:50 a very shy Princess Margrethe to her first State Council when she turned eighteen.

At noon on her birthdays, she is cheered by the people and it was her dad who taught her to embrace the cheers. She is however a bit shy on her eighteenth birthday.
The first time she ever saw a guards parade, with drums and fifes, was in 1945 after the Liberation, when the Royal Lifeguard took over from the police in guarding Amalienborg. She was five years old.

Fanegemakket, stueetagen - the Colour Chamber, ground floor. Is where the colours of the Royal Lifeguards stand and are brought back after the guards have been relieved.
The latest colour bear QMII's monogram.
They were first brought over here on the evening of Frederik IX's death and QMII received the colours.
Around 42:00 you can tell QMII's confidence in Frederik being ready to take over, and pride.

At the very end. She forgot to return the microphone.
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