Dionne Rivera

Monthly Archives: July 2013

odd, eccentric pieces and places


Here is part of my vast collection of unique and eccentric pieces I covet and places I want to visit

yves st. laurent's jardin majorelle

yves st. laurent’s jardin majorelle

fountains at jardin majorelle

fountains at jardin majorelle

ysl massive bathroom

ysl massive bathroom

his living room

his living room

henry o. studley's wall hanging tool chest, beautiful and practical

henry o. studley’s wall hanging tool chest, beautiful and practical

terra cotta flame finial at blackmancruz.com

terra cotta flame finial at blackmancruz.com

bronze skull lamp from blackmancruz.com

bronze skull lamp from blackmancruz.com

blackmancruz.com again 1850's brass, iron, and leather

blackmancruz.com again
1850’s brass, iron, and leather

a resin and carrara marble powder bust

a resin and carrara marble powder bust

creel and gow for the best curios

creel and gow for the best curios

creel and gow indian blue and albino taxidermied peacocks

creel and gow indian blue and albino taxidermied peacocks

creel and gow card slice skull

creel and gow card slice skull

Pierre Giraudon resin mount of a snake skeleton

Pierre Giraudon resin mount of a snake skeleton

Lenticular eye in a round frame

Lenticular eye in a round frame

hand andirons for your fireplace

hand andirons for your fireplace

 

black lacquer harlow throne

black lacquer harlow throne

recamier from the estate of billy wilder

recamier from the estate of billy wilder

 

salamander sconce

salamander sconce

pollaro goldfish screen

pollaro goldfish screen

pollaro goldfish screen

pollaro goldfish screen

doris duke shangri-la dining room

doris duke shangri-la dining room

doris duke shangri la

doris duke shangri la

view of a ceiling

view of a ceiling

hammered brass scorpion table by brasseur
hammered brass scorpion table by brasseur
Large Black Vistosi Disc Chandelier

Large Black Vistosi Disc Chandelier

bronze sculpture of a man in thorns

bronze sculpture of a man in thorns

malayan coral snake photo 1st dibs

malayan coral snake photo 1st dibs

whistler's peacock room

whistler’s peacock room

close up of painting in peacock room

close up of painting in peacock room

fireplace in peacock room

fireplace in peacock room

fireplace in peacock room

fireplace in peacock room

valerian rybar's bedside table Rybar’s command center in the master bedroom: A stainless-steel-topped side table with built-in telephone and intercom; controls for the alarm clock, television, music, lights, and dimmers; plus a switch for the electric blanket.1972

Valerian Rybar’s (the world’s most expensive decorator) command center in the master bedroom: A stainless-steel-topped side table with built-in telephone and intercom; controls for the alarm clock, television, music, lights, and dimmers; plus a switch for the electric blanket.  Very James Bond or Maxwell Smart 1972

valerian rybar's faux library his storage and doors to the rest of his apartment

valerian rybar’s faux library his storage and doors to the rest of his apartment
victorian shadow box containing wax fruit

victorian shadow box containing wax fruit

the library at ham house

the library at ham house

The Green Closet, seen through the doorway from the Long Gallery at Ham House, Richmond-upon-Thames, Surrey

The Green Closet, seen through the doorway from the Long Gallery at Ham House, Richmond-upon-Thames, Surrey

 

Collection of ebony-framed pictures and miniatures on the east wall of the Green Closet at Ham House, Surrey.

Collection of ebony-framed pictures and miniatures on the east wall of the Green Closet at Ham House, Surrey.

painting in the green closet at Ham House, Richmond-upon-Thames

painting in the green closet at Ham House, Richmond-upon-Thames

 

ivory group with snake charmer 1st dibs

ivory group with snake charmer 1st dibs

A Collection of Lou Gartner Curiosities

A Collection of Lou Gartner Curiosities

gio ponti glass panel

gio ponti glass panel

glass panel detail

glass panel detail