“The 18th century was a prosperous time for the city of Montpellier, when the growing ranks of the bourgeoisie wanted to show off their new-found wealth and status.”

Client: France Magazine
Date: May 2016

This feature traces my journey to Montpellier where I was given a tour of several different 18th-century mansion houses known as ‘Folies.’ These grand residences are only just opening up to visitors and are well worth a visit.