Art and Home: The Color Blue




“Blue is therefore most suitable as the color of interior life.” 



― William H. Gass, On Being Blue





Interior Design : Rebecca de Ravenel Los Angeles Home –

photography by AMY NEUNSINGER interior design by  REBECCA DE RAVENEL

Home of Justina Blakeney of The Bungalow

photography by David Tsay

House Beautiful

Raoul Dufy (1877-1953), Fenêtre ouverte, Nice / Open window. Nice,1928.

oil on canvas, 65,1 x 53,7 cm

Ethan Allen Furniture

Dancer in Blue at the Barre

Edgar Degas – circa 1889

Baby blue kitchen, marble and tiles

Cape Town Home photo by Kristian Holm

Sea landscape in Palanga Leon Jan Wyczolkowski – 1908

“238. I want you to know, if you ever read this, there was a time when I would rather have had you by my side than any one of these words; I would rather have had you by my side than all the blue in the world.”



― Maggie Nelson, Bluets





John Sankey Furniture from England

Englander Line Ltd. From England. Pinstripe Panache

Leslie Main (Scottish 20Th Century) Spring Flowers In A White Vase






“It’s the colors that will make you stray. They sing to you, the not-blue and the searing light, and no matter how tightly you tie yourself to the inbetween, eventually you will break free.

No one swims only in the shallow water.”





― Betsy Cornwell, Tides





Mediterranean, 1890, Nikolay Dubovskoy

tufted blue sofa

Girl on the Headland

Frank W. Benson – circa 1906

Evgenia Petrovna Antipova (Russian artist, 1917-2009) Lida 1964

Fratelli Meroni S.n.c. from Italy

French Heritage Furniture

Maurice Brazil Prendergast. South Boston Pier, 1896

House Beautiful

Salda Arredamenti S.r.l. from Italy

Andrew Tozer – At the Water’s Edge

tablecloth blue

Ferdinand Hodler 1853 – 1918 Bildnis Valentine Godé-Darel




“To live and move and have her being in a flow of blue.” 



― Susan Vreeland, Girl in Hyacinth Blue





Ralph Lauren Collection by E.J. Victor Furniture.

P.S Krøyer “Badende drenge Solskin 1892” (Bathing Boys, Sun)

Les Ateliers Allot from France

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