Wednesday, 19 August 2009

The happy few

The late Bill Blass's New York dining room.

The late great Geoffrey Bennison once remarked to the art historian John Richardson regarding Bill Blass, Bill’s one of my favourite cobwebs on his cheque book.

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Mrs. Blandings said...

The base of that table is so lovely I might prefer sitting on the floor. But imagine the company particularly lively.

little augury said...

yes- how I do love BB. So edited, but nothing boredom. I wish- it's the cobwebs that I have problems with. Terrific quote. la

Rachel said...

Beautiful and timeless.

Yes, it would be nice to not have any cobwebs lurking in my checkbook!

David Toms said...

He had so much style! A true classicist!

Off the List said...

And sadly all dispersed! A favourite catalogue.