Wendy Riva and Andrea Gibbin met 20 years ago when they were, respectively, an art director and a set decorator in the film biz. Fast-forward two decades and you’ll find that they’re transforming more than sets these days. Their stylish, globally inspired design vision has left its eclectic and colorful mark on top-tier Hollywood homes, on the editors of Elle Decor (who dubbed it “bohemian chic”), and in myriad stylish spaces throughout San Francisco and LA.
Late-19th-century tapering square hand-painted chinoiserie vase with vibrant
flowering branches in yellow, red, blue, green and gold gilt accents. Marked "Hand Painted, Nippon" with the Morimura Brothers, Japan hallmark. Light wear, loss of gold.
Pair of Wilhelm Kage's Argenta vases manufactured by
Gustavsberg. "Argenta" was Wilhelm Kage's series of luxurious, emerald-green glazed ceramics, often with neoclassical-style decoration applied in sterling silver. Mythological themes and imagery relating to the sea predominated, with highly detailed flowers ...
Antique French grape and elephant Barbotine majolica vase
with ceramic handcrafted and hand-painted grapes and vine in three-dimensional relief on a mottled background on the front and side. Elephant head handles on the sides. Hand-painted florals against a hand-painted mottled ...