This classic Queen Anne shape is a beautiful choice because it is a familiar shape updated with sparkling, colored light that flows along a dramatic cornflower blue, dove grey and clear mirrored glass border.
Traditional Shape with Big City Vintage Cred
Visually, the mirror links Parisian and Venetian tastes to those of New York designers of the 1930s and 40s. Each mirror has artisan quality that begins as clear flat glass. The elements are cut, heat shaped, beveled, silvered and finally, precision assembled. Authentic period punch.
The make of Indian prints is process driven. Use this guide to maker's Hindi/Indian Slang translated into English, to understand the natural dye block print process together with other general information.
Muslins were, likely, the world’s first luxury trades. Demand for their sensory qualities of airiness, softness and coolness on the skin drove exports all over the ancient world. Domestically, Indian muslins are regarded as an art form that rivaled the beauty and transparency of silk. In Rome and beyond, Indian handwovens were sold as ‘textalisventalis’ or ‘woven air’.
Art Deco evolved out of early century fine art movements like Cubism, Constructivism and Futurism. These all reached for something new. They were all utopian in concept but often dystopian in practice with political overtones that meant they never got much beyond small audiences of artists and intellectuals.