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Parish Hadley: Sixty Years of American Design

Parish, Sister; Hadley, Albert; Petkanas, Christopher

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ISBN 10: 0316700320 / ISBN 13: 9780316700320
Published by Little, Brown and Company, New York, 1995
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. Unmarked. A few indentions to rear panel of jacket, lightly reciprocated on back board. Jacket has a touch of edgewear, but no chips or tears. Second printing. Bookseller Inventory # 38504

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Title: Parish Hadley: Sixty Years of American ...

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, New York

Publication Date: 1995

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

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From the Kennedy White House to homes for the Astors, Rockefellers, de la Rentas and Gettys, the American firm Parish Hadley has set a standard for interior design over the last 60 years. Using the homes of famous clients, this book provides a room-by-room exploration of Parish Hadley design.

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Unlike architecture, in which such practitioners as Frank Lloyd Wright and Mies van der Rohe are recognized by many people outside the field, the rarefied world of interior design has few popularly recognized icons. But the late Sister Parish and her partner Albert Hadley certainly fell into that category. Their impact both inside and outside the profession of decorating has been subtly powerful; their use of glazed chintzes, bright colors, handcrafts from patchwork quilts to rag rugs, comfortable upholstery, and other touches has influenced many of the country and casual trends today. Chronicled here are the lives and experiences of the two principals and their design philosophy. More important, though, are the approximately 150 color photographs, examples of their work and testimonials to their style. A special chapter documents Sister's 1961 work done on the Kennedy White House. Barbara Jacobs

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