Des murs, de la Porte et de la fenetre, des bibliotheques, des niches et des vitrines, des cheminees et des poeles, des plafonds et des sols, des eclairages
Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1962. Massive French coffee-table book on interior decoration. The first in this beautiful multi-volume series by the Collection Connaissance des Arts- a classic work on French interior decoration. Traditional styles, modern approaches. Illustrated throughout with b&w photographs, and many tipped-in color plates. Architects and interior designers include Jansen, Mobilier International, Emilio Terry, Jean Royere, Boussois Glass Centre, Knoll, Mark Hampton, Richard Neutra, Eero Saarinen, Mercier Freres, Arno Korsmo, Robert Thibier, etc. Properties include Chateaux Lafite-Rothschild, Chateau de Groussay, Parham Park, Ansouis, Brecy, La Croix, Saint-Gobain. Shelving, hardware, modern pendant lights. 325 pages. Dust jacket has some general light edgewear and closed tears, and some loss at extremities (under dj, book is bound in attractive thick-weave off-white cloth).