Florine Stettheimer, Nazmiyal Antique Rugs

Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry

Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry: Contemplating the rugs in the Jewish Museum’s new buzzing exhibition. The Jewish Museum’s latest exhibition, Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry is bursting with insight into early 20th century decadence and interior design. Born into a wealthy Jewish family, Florine was immersed in luxury interiors, so it is no surprise that her paintings are packed […]

18th Century Decadence including an Antique Indian Agra Rug (Most Likely)

18th Century Decadence, Paris Interiors

The pied-à-terre might be Parisian, but the rugs are far from it. We’re obsessed with American socialite, Katherine Bryan’s home because it is a beautiful example of Paris interiors. And of course the rugs in particular have grabbed our attention. Designed to celebrate 18th century decadence with a hint of subtlety, Italian Design firm, Studio […]