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Celebrating the collector in everyone, the author introduces readers to some of the world s most avid collectors, all the while presenting ideas for displaying and arranging collectibles....

Title : A Passion for Collecting: Decorating with Art and Antiques
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ISBN : 2850188409
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : English
Publisher : Filipacchi Publishing October 1, 2004
Number of Pages : 215 pages
File Size : 989 KB
Status : Available For Download
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A Passion for Collecting: Decorating with Art and Antiques Reviews

  • Al Martinez Garza
    2019-04-06 15:05

    WOW!!!

  • Monica H. Hagen
    2019-03-28 16:05

    I enjoyed the book but found that most of the homes featured were in Paris. French authors with limited persepective? Interesting peek into exclusive homes but found the art a bit repetitious.

  • Milan Heger
    2019-03-26 20:55

    The author takes us for a visit to collectors homes, and allows us to have a look at their private assembly of objects, paintings and sculptures they are passionate about. We can view the art in its context, we can see the juxtaposition of objects and furniture as these are being used by its owners, without pretending, revealing more than just the art. We get a glimps at the interior design and decor layered just as life puts them together. Only real collectors can possibly understand the mania they are infected with, not being able to resist amassing