1930 Article French Architecture Household Decor Furniture La Lanterne Home COL2


If I Had A French House

This is an original 1930 six-page article (three double-sided pages) by Sarah M. Lockwood with illustrations by W. B. E. Rankin on various French designed homes and decor. This article features La Lanterne (now being constructed in Newport, Rhode Island for Mrs. Drexel Dahlgren by architects Polhemus and Coffin), a living room in Mount Kisco, New York (designed by interior decorator Harry D. Sleeper) and more. Please see additional images.


This 81+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.75 x 14 inches; 25 x 36 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Rankin, W. B. E. . Artist name printed on page - top center of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Mansions, Historic Estates, Period Furnishings, Louis XVI, Boudoir, Chaise Longue, Paneled Walls, Louis XV, Jacques Bodart, Interior Design

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