andrea fisher celebrates the beauty of classicism

Photo by Phillip Van Nostrand

Maison Taillardat’s exquisite Louis XVI inspired console brings timeless elegance to our contemporary tea salon. The room features rich and sumptuous shades of purple, lavender and mauve; setting a warm and stylish mood for modern furnishings with touches of Louis Seize. Hauntingly beautiful, fine art photographs by Waxenvine add breadth and life to the space.

Photo by Phillip Van Nostrand

An elegant pair of antique Maison Jansen chairs share an intimate corner with a modern glass top table.  The classic Louis XVI style wall moldings were inspired by our 19th-century French books on the 18th-century French interior.


Creating spaces of beauty and harmony,

where the soul can find respite and inspiration.


In a comfortable sitting room, a French antique Maison Jansen bench wears soft to the touch, animal print velvet from Scalamandré, while a luxurious champagne velvet from Pierre Frey envelops the love seats. The gorgeous Fortuny silks, on our custom designed pillows, complement the plush velvets. Here too, fine French art and antiques share space with elegant modern furnishings, creating a sense of harmony and timelessness.


Photo by Phillip Van Nostrand


18th c. French etchings and paintings and 19th c. French sculptures share space with contemporary art. The art possesses a level of beauty and soulfulness that unites the different eras and styles.

Indoor and outdoor spaces are treated as one


Beyond the French doors, a scented garden brimming with soft colors calls one to Tea…

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