Jean-Michel Frank: The Strange and Subtle Luxury of the Parisian Haute-Monde in the Art Deco Period

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Jean-Michel Frank: The Strange and Subtle Luxury of the Parisian Haute-Monde in the Art Deco Period

A friend clued me in that Christian Liaigre’s interior design is a continuation of Art Deco decorator Jean-Michel Frank’s understated luxury, which he created by marrying the simplest forms to the most exquisite materials.

Monsieur Frank is credited for designing the modern Parsons table, along with constantly knocked-off, blocky club chairs and rectangular sofas.

Bleached leather, lacquer, and shagreen, oh my.

I so want to flip through Jean-Michel Frank: The Strange and Subtle Luxury of the Parisian Haute-Monde in the Art Deco Period, but I’m not sure that I need more fuel for hunting for the perfect sconce at 2 am…

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