Paris. Michel Aveline Editeur. 1992. First Edition. English language edition. Cloth-bound boards, dust jacket. 304 pages. Illustrated profusely with large colour photographs. 335 x 240mm (13¼ x 9½"). 2.2kg. 2907010263. French. Near fine; slight surface wear to jacket, mainly to rear cover; an excellent copy with no tears or inscriptions.
The first monograph on the legendary French interior designer Alberto Pinto, very scarce in the English language edition. Pinto is renowned for his classical luxury interiors where fine antiques are teamed with the best art, fabrics and fixtures in layered perfection. This book surveys the first 20 years of Pinto's career with photographs from his projects in Paris and around the world. This is a luxurious volume filled with inspirational images of how to decorate will elegance and panache.