In homage to 1stdibs article Modern Elegance vs Old World Glamour, we side with the latter…….
In this drawing room designed by the British designer Henrietta Spencer Churchill the use of colour and antiques creates a grand yet welcoming room flood with light coming in through the large window on the left. Photo by Christopher DrakeAlidad layers the rich textures and colours of an early 18th century tapestry hung behind a gloriously coloured sofa. Photo by James McDonald.
William Eubanks has chosen a grand French Louis XV commode for this room.
Always lovers of tapestries we have several in the shop at the moment. Here a figurative Louis XIV Aubusson tapestry takes up a whole wall with furniture in front.
Champ du Bataille decorated by Jacques Garcia has a grandeur that can only be achieved using antiques. Photograph by Eric Sander.
Here in the shop we have hung a pair of 18th century seascapes in gilt frames above a Louis XVI commode.