House of Kinsky

House Of Kinsky

Kinsky (formerly Vchynští, sg. Vchynský in Czech; later (in modern Czech) Kinští, sg. Kinský; German: Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau) is the name of Counts and later Princes of one of the oldest and most illustrious noble families originating from Bohemia (in the present-day Czech Republic). The family is recorded in the Almanach de Gotha.

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... In 1723, Emperor Charles VI ordered the Kinsky family to develop their stud farms, and breed horses of such quality as to provide superior mounts for ... In 1776, the quality of the Kinsky horses was further improved by bloodstock from England ... In 1838, Count Oktavian Kinsky expanded still further the Kinsky studs, famous throughout Europe for their high equine quality, known as the Kinsky horse ...

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