Creating a home that looks richly collected rather than “designed” is one of Michael S Smith’s hallmarks. The acclaimed designer travels the world for inspiration. A scholar of all things decorative, he seamlessly incorporates tribal textiles and antique tapestries with vintage sterling tea sets and Blue Willow china in his stunning spaces.
An orange glazed original art pottery ceramic vase
by French ceramicist Gilbert Portanier, Vallauris, France c1950. Signed on base and on the underside. Portanier was born in the French Riviera and had a long career as a ceramicist, working in ...