Fashion designer John Dransfield and textile designer Geoffrey Ross are the influential designers behind Dransfield & Ross. Melding their passions, they create a home collection with an idiosyncratic mix of textures and colors, imbued with their encyclopedic knowledge of the decorative arts. Crediting the internet with accelerating a communal exposure to a myriad of visual references, they traverse a tightrope that balances trend with timelessness, and make it their mission to create home accessories that reflect this evolution of enlightenment.
Large Rococo-style giltwood mirror with rocaille detail including
carved baskets and trailing flowers. Original vintage label on back reads: "Southeast Wholesale Furniture." Hanging hardware and wire in place.
Yoruba glass seed bead basket with brown leather
trim and cowrie shell accents from Nigeria. The intricate beadwork features green and cobalt blue flowers with a star in the center of each. Minor bead loss.
19th-century French Regency-style intricately carved giltwood mirror with
green painted background and prominent flowering basket crest. Other carvings feature flowing acanthus leaves, rope and tassels, oak leaves and acorns, and carved corner rosettes. Red bole shows through in some areas ...