Inside the Enchanting Villa That Inspired Enrico Baj's Work
In a corner of the master bedroom, artworks, antique furniture, and colorful rugs and tile are layered in a collagelike effect not unlike many of Baj’s compositions, including The Rest of the Decorated Man, which hangs at top right.
COLLECTION PARTICULIÈRE FRANCAISE Petit cabinet en laque rouge sculptée Dynastie Qing, époque Qianlong A SMALL CARVED CINNABAR LACQUER CABINET, QING DYNASTY, QIANLONG PERIOD Estimate 20,000 — 30,000 EUR
Secrétaire; Jacques Dubois (French, 1694 - 1763, master 1742); Paris, France; about 1755; Maple and oak veneered with panels of red Chinese lacquer on a ground of Japanese arborvitae and painted with vernis Martin (imitation Asian lacquer); drawers of Japanese arborvitae; gilt-bronze mounts; brèche d'Alep top; 102.8 x 114.3 x 38.4 cm (40 1/2 x 45 x 15 1/8 in.); 65.DA.3; Gift of J. Paul Getty; J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California
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