Designer Howard Slatkin is known for the luxurious interiors he creates for clients and himself around the world, where he works with gifted artisans and craftsmen to create rooms of quality and beauty. His recently released book Fifth Avenue Style, featuring photographs by Tria Giovan, is an album of his 16-room apartment in New York, and illustrates his creative process, love of details and interest in creating deeply personal spaces.
Antique porcelain floral urn style vase with ornate
handles. Floral design in relief within the porcelain face and hand-painted floral bouquets and vinettes as accenting. Marked "Coalport, Felt Spar, Porcelain, The Gold Medal Awarded May 30th, 1820, Patronisco by the ...
Late-19th C. Qianjiang Chinese poetry vase with custom
double cluster lamp base. Scenic painting depicts a group of children with their tutor and amah in a garden under pines. A poem in Chinese on verso includes a 1890 date. The ...
Late-19th-century Kakiemon-style octagonal bottle vase from the atelier
of Samson, Paris. Gilt and hand-painted in blue, orange, green and black, decorated with flowering plants and chrysanthemums. Elongated neck enhanced with flowers hanging from loops inside panels framed by double gilt ...