Syrie Maugham
Syrie Maugham
Syrie Maugham

Syrie Maugham

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Richard B. Fisher.

Duckworth. London & Dallas. 1978. Hardback, quarto; brown boards, dust jacket. 78 pages. 7 colour plates and 32 b&w photographs. English. 285 x 225mm. 0.6kg. 9780715613078. Very good, in very good dust jacket; slight shelf wear to jacket, slight fading to spine and front board, not price-clipped; previous owner's name to front endpaper.

This was the first book to fully examine and illustrate the decorative work of Syrie Maugham. The photographs illustrate her many projects as an influential decorator of the early twentieth century, including the infamous all-white drawing room in the house she shared with Somerset Maugham on the King's Road.