By Schimmel. interior. Published at Sunday, July 15th, 2018 - 11:31:16 AM.
In the library of a Boston residence renovated by architect Dell Mitchell and decorated by Thad Hayes. André Dubreuil lanterns top the mantel; the ceiling fixtures are 1960s Seguso. and the Edward Wormley sofas are covered in a Larsen fabric.The living room of the 1960s Beverly Hills home of designer Waldo Fernandez is furnished with a pair of vintage Jacques Adnet club chairs and a rosewood chiffonier by Émile-Jacques Ruhlmann.
which is surmounted by a Lucio Fontana canvas.In the New York City loft of architect Steven Harris and interior designer Lucien Rees Roberts. monumental bookshelves delineate the living and dining areas. which feature a 1960 Georges Braque print (at left) and Ib Kofod-Larsen chairs at the Rees Roberts + Partners dining table.
From Mies van der Rohe's Barcelona chairs to Charles and Ray Eames's designs for Herman Miller. countless modernist furnishings have cropped up in the pages of AD through the years.Here. we take you inside a Beverly Hills mansion. a New York City duplex. a Paris apartment. and other homes that display the height of modernist design.
Take a note from this living room's design and add a contrasting hue to the backboard of a bookshelf. It's a great way to not only highlight wall shelves . but this design technique can also be used to add some color to free standing bookshelves as well. A bold green and gray pairing might just be what your living room needs.