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19-05-2009
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Great thread. I am in the process of turning one of my rooms into a Library/Study if I can ever finally decide on the book cases.

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Infinity Bookcase by Job Koelewijn


John Kirchner

occidental man
books-coat-1988
25 x 11 x 71 in.



endless thought v - (classic occidental literature)
books, steel, wire - 1990
60 x 10 x 90 in.



La Damozel
books & dress - 1998
24 x 12 x 67 in.


ENDLESS THOUGHT HELIX
paperbacks & wire -1996
10 x 10 x 84 in.



all the paintings of books - 1993
12 x 12 x 52 in.






Golden Cage designed by Vincenzo de Cotils with design team Ceccotti Collezioni.

Freestanding bookcases made of natural brass rod completely hand brushed
without any treatment to avoid alteration of natural characteristics of brass oxidation.
W 120 - D 80 - H 200
W 90 - D 70 - H 200


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woahh, i love the john kirchner thing! the books under the blazer actually look like some long evening dress awesome.

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woahh, i love the john kirchner thing! the books under the blazer actually look like some long evening dress awesome.
Yeah! It would make an interesting pattern for a dress.

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fabulous thread

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Great thread . Adorefaith I love the images you shared in the beginning. I'm such a book nerd and its the first thing I notice when I walk into someone's home. I can't wait to have my own library one day.

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i wish i lived in a place with room to fit my books properly
unfortunately, i live in a rat trap.

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Richard Meier in his Manhattan apartment







photog.: Oberto Gili


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Valentino's London townhouse



Prince Street loft in Manhattan







all designs by Jacques Grange

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a Fifth Avenue apartment designed by Rose Tarlow







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scanned from Vogue Living



design by Francisco Costa



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design by David Netto


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wow laura867. thanks for a great series of posts. i love richard meier's place.

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^ Me too! I love that he has books just lying around and stacked everywhere. Looks like he actually reads them, instead of using them as decoration.

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I love the design by Rose Tarlow, the bookshelf running along the length of the apartment is perfect and it also blends in nicely. Thanks for the pics

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