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The Elegant Home

 Balthasar van der Ast (1593 – 1657) Still life of flowers 19th Wide Brass Four Poster Bed With Bird Castings, Ornamental Motifs and Crown Tasteful Atlanta Living Room This Atlanta townhouse features an antique French settee wrapped in a Great Plains fabric. The antique Swedish armchair is in a Dedar fabric, the bench is designed […]

HOME AND ART: IT’S BLACK AND WHITE

To add glamour — or gravitas — to any room, a dash of black is all you need.  FRANZ KLINE, Light Mechanic, USA, 1960. Oil on canvas.  Photo by Leslee Mitchell 1980s Hollywood Regency Black Velvet Settee Loveseat chairish.com Historic Nashville, TN estate renovated by Gil Schafer.  The thickness and scale of the columns surrounding […]

art. matters.

“Admire as much as you can. Most people don’t admire enough.”     — Vincent van Gogh in a letter to his brother Theo, January 1874    CERITH WYN EVANS   Light Sculpture Instllation Phantasma No. 1, 2018   Stev’nn Hall (Canadian, b. 1966, Ontario, Canada based Toronto, Canada)  something to think about CERITH WYN EVANS […]

CHANDELIER ROMANCE

TITLE:   “CHANDELIER ROMANCE”   BY ZSAZSA BELLAGIO     MEDIUM:   OIL AND GOLD LEAF ON BOARD SEE MORE DETAILS HERE: SHOP: artpassionzsazsabellagio.blogspot.com Visit: ArtPassionZsaZsaBellagio

Elegant Life

* “My soul has grown deep like the rivers.”   — Langston Hughes   * Museo dell’Ara Pacis, Roma. * Paolo Sebastian | Autumn/Winter 2016 * Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance: the car show of car shows Photography: Ann Street Studio, New York * Giambattista Valli S/S 2019 Couture Phantom Thread (2017) Dir. Paul Thomas Anderson * […]

ART. MATTERS.

    “The purpose of art is mystery.”   — Rene Magritte  *   Izumi Kogahara aka 川原泉 (Japanese, b. Utsunomiya, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan)   kogaharaizumi.com * Private Residence, Newport RI     David Fuller Photography * ART IS THE HIGHEST FORM OF HOPE. * Teabag Art * Night swimming, Matthew Farrar Izumi Kogahara aka 川原泉 (Japanese, […]

Baby’s got the BLUES: Home and Art

  If BLUE is your color– a plethora of home, art and interior decor inspiration today — ALL WITH THE BLUE HUE. Just a little bit of this and a little bit of that… enjoy and have a great day–! Groundworks for Kravet Lee Jofa Hunt Slonem Collection Lumbar Pillow Palm Beach, FL Interior Design […]

The Elegant Life

  “That is beautiful which is produced by the inner need, which springs from the soul.”   — Wassily Kandinsky Vasily Vasilyevich Kandinsky) (16 December [O.S. 4 December] 1866 – 13 December 1944     Langley Castle, 14th century, Northumberland (North UK).   By natureandculture1 Alessandra Rinaldo    This fairytale princess ball gown is covered with French […]