In what seems like a barrage of well dressed art books to hit the market as of late, Interior Designer Geoffrey Bradfield has once again produced an exquisite read full of great photos. New York's high society ascended to Galerie Dumonteil to congratulate Bradfield and pick up a copy of Artistic License***--his latest masterpiece on Thursday, October 10th. Over white wine, champagne and hors d'oeuvres guests culled signed copies of Bradfield's latest as well perused the many bronze sculptures of wild animals that populated the gallery's interior.
Noteworthy guests included: Helena Lehane, Gillian Miniter, Chiu-Ti Jansen, Liliana Cavendish, Hunt Slonim, Monique Van Vooren, Nicole Miller, Ann Rapp, Douglas Hannant, Debbie Bancroft, Cece Cord, Richard Johnson, Roric Tobin, Montgomery Frazier etc.
***The soon to be released hardcover, set to hit shelves in December, showcases the masterful way Bradfield uses art in his sophisticated interiors. A showcase of some of Geoffrey Bradfield’s finest work, Artistic License captures the masterful way he uses art in his sophisticated interiors. Few designers are as knowledgeable or as perceptive about the international art market as Bradfield. As the homes in this lavishly illustrated volume attest, he is unafraid to take risks, identifying emerging talents and combining them in his exquisite interiors with acknowledged masters. Bradfield’s instinctive understanding and willingness to take liberties against a canvas of such refined luxury forms the very essence of Artistic License.