Praised for his innovative use of color, texture, and the unexpected, Darren Brown began his decorating career at Jonathan Adler, where he shaped the signature “world traveler” aesthetic of the iconic Parker Palm Springs. He is credited with recreating interiors for landmark midcentury properties by such architectural legends as Stewart Williams, William Cody, and John Lautner, and he recently oversaw an extensive reimagining of Gerald and Betty Ford’s legendary Rancho Mirage estate. His firm’s work has been featured in Architectural Digest, The Los Angeles Times Magazine, Town & Country, and Wallpaper.
Pair of 19th-century English opaline black glass vases
with hand-painted enamel decorations of birds, dragonflies, and flowers in vibrant colors with hand-painted gold rims. Raised on ball feet. Slight wear to paint decoration.
Large hand-carved porcelain moon vase with high-relief lotus
leaves and flowers. The lotus symbolizes purity of the heart and mind and represents long life, humility, honor, and tranquility. No maker's mark.