Chinoiserie gardens, an antique panorama renewed from hand painted panels by artisans in China almost 175 years ago. Now customized for new wallpaper, note cards, art prints, framed art on canvas, and fabrics.
Antique Wallpaper Cay Collection - Views of Italy and the Bay of Naples Digital Capture by Brilliant Studio Dufour Grisaille Wallpaper Holly Alderman Exclusives Scenic Wallpaper Renewed & Custom Printed by Wallquest
NEW YORK--This fall at the DDB, Bermingham & Co. showed Holly Alderman wallpaper and fabrics at Fall Market -- exclusive panoramic landscapes of epic proportions, renewed by Wallquest to retain the originals' authentic subtle patina of two centuries.
Scenic wallpaper inspires designers and collectors to dream their way not only into a bygone era, but also into a better one. Walter Benjamin, 19th century Paris
Epic views the crossroads of cultures - Views of Antiquity, a storyteller panorama, a true epic. In 1776, Parisian artist J-B. Hilaire sketches travels with Count Choisseul-Gouffier sailing the Aegean coast with cartographers of the French Navy in search of famous sites from the Golden Age of Greece -- along the the western end of the ancient Silk Road from Smyrna (Izmir) to Ephesus, Istanbul, and Ottoman settlements, with camel caravans, soldiers on horseback, expansive vistas and classical ruins -- a year of re-discoveries. Count Choisseul-Gouffier and Hilaire return as heroes to Paris to publish Voyage pittoresque de la Grèce,...