Born in Shanghai and raised in San Francisco, Vivian Kimmelman opened Berkshire Home & Antiques in Great Barrington, MA, in 1999. A mecca for design-world denizens, the spacious shop offers a broad selection and a stylish, eclectic medley that spans styles and eras. On any given day the repertoire might include an original piece by Le Corbusier, a rare 17th-century Italian corner cupboard, boiserie from a French chateau, and a Roman limestone column, alongside a trove of French and Belgian antiques and garden accents.
Beautiful 1890s twin-size bed frame in Louis XVI-style.
Solid wood frame in a rich mahogany finish. Headboard and footboard feature carved side columns, both have moldings and amazing bronze ornaments on the top, front, sides, and bottom. The rails are ...
19th-century scissor cutout of a grouse "family," laid
down on white paper, in an antique birdseye maple frame with a gold filet. The cutout measures 5.75"L x 3.5"H and is signed with the initials "MG" and the date 1856.