Friday, June 15, 2012

Christian Liaigre

Furniture designer, Christian Liaigre has set a new bar for minimal chic. This is his home in the Rue de Verneuil on the Left Bank in Paris. The soaring duplex is in an 18th-century hôtel particulier, or city mansion, originally built by the Marquis d'Aubigné, who came from the same village in the Vendée as Liaigre — Les Herbiers — and who was guillotined during the French Revolution. One has to love a house with provenance...

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1 comment:

  1. Beautiful apartment! I'm not so much of a minimalist, but the gorgeous moldings, boiserie and the fireplace sure make it up for me :) Oh, and the chandeliers, of course!