A Vanderbilt House Party--The Gilded Age, an Interview with Leslie Klingner


This colorized version of a photograph from the Vanderbilt archives depicts afternoon tea on the Loggia of Biltmore House with the Vanderbilts, May 1903. Left to right, Edith Vanderbilt, Mademoiselle Rambaud (Edith Vanderbilt's former chaperone), Lila Vanderbilt Webb (George Vanderbilt's sister), Mary Webb (Lila Webb's sister in law), Isabella Stewart Gardner, William Blodgett II, and George Vanderbilt. Photo courtesy of Biltmore Estate.

This week we go behind the scenes of Biltmore Estate's latest exhibition A Vanderbilt House Party--The Gilded Age with the estate's Curator of Interpretation Leslie Klingner.