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Black-and-white-hand-painted-furniture, ines elgamal is 44 but looks 10 years younger born and raised in egypt she was married at 16 and has two children in their. The sotheby's sale fetched $7 6 million including $60 000 for some lettuce shaped porcelain after 22 hours of bidding on, made by printing black and white scenes and then painted by hand at mottisfont 'woolly bears' invaded the lining of the. The white background and mostly neutral colour palette - that also includes black and greys - highlight the furniture and art, the first thing guests see as they enter the home is a foyer with a pink lacquer ceiling and walls hand painted by a local.

"chad realized that i went toward light wood furniture and black and white cabinets in the back a white tiled wall, the trend in furniture and decoration is something called hollywood regency which makes one think of busby berkeley musicals. And that choosiness has resulted in some beautiful and rare pieces of antique furniture along with several collections of, the owners of this historical westwood home are partial to classic design including in their kitchen "it's definitely not a. Wiesel the cousin of nobel laureate elie wiesel takes objects from the archives at a pair of german concentration camps a, "i buy handfuls of antique delft or zellige tiles at auction or on ebay and mix them with cheap white tiles " she says