Coco Chanel’s apartment at 31 rue Cambon, Paris - Intricately Indulgent French Style with Oriental Styling, some Victorian Opulence and Russian Coloring -- Lots of Cream, Black, Maroon and Splashes of Warm Gold !
Crystal balls, meteorites, and Chanel No. 5 flung onto the fire.... The secret possessions of Coco Chanel
AN EIGHT-FOLD COROMANDEL LACQUER SCREEN QING DYNASTY, 19TH CENTURY the front face carved with officials, ladies and attendants in elaborate pavilions in a fenced garden, framed by precious objects above and at the sides, all above rectangular panels enclosing mythical beasts, the reverse with the birds amongst floral branches issuing from rocks, framed by precious objects and above rectangular floral panels