Essentially French is perfect for anyone who seeks ideas for their own French-inspired interior, or for those who simply want to dream...
In Essentially French, renowned antiques dealer and stylist Josephine Ryan offers a privileged glimpse into the homes of antiques dealers who have a passion for French style. Step into a world of timeless elegance and transform your home with this beautiful guide to French-style interiors.
The homes featured include farmhouses, townhouses and apartments, and their decorative styles may differ, but all have something in common - each and every one showcases the beauty of traditional French furniture and accessories, and demonstrates the understated elegance of French life.
From the chic simplicity of a Parisian apartment to the picturesque charm of a Provencal farmhouse, the homes in this book illustrate many facets of classic French style.
Josephine Ryan is an antiques dealer and stylist. France - its lifestyle, culture, climate and furniture - is one of her greatest passions and this is evident in her distinctive and elegant look. Her other books are French Home and Essentially Irish (both Ryland Peters & Small). Josephine divides her time between London and her home in Uzes in the South of France.