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It is as if his spirit is still around...

This is what my husband said after I showed him another article about the House I found at the New York Public Library, in which it talks about warm, filtered sunshine yellow walls in the Drawing Room and the Moorish lamps. The illustration also shows a large, very deep sofa draped in thick, gold damask. We chose a warm yellow for the Living Room when we painted it last year.... Just seemed to fit there. And we were toying with installing a large antique Moroccan chandelier...

Also, with this illustration, we now have an image of the second fireplace as well.

But, what really made us think was an image of a small shelf next to the vestibule door, or what is now a Powder Room door. See, the shelf is in a shape of an Oriental arch - the exact same shape of the mirror I hung there when we moved in. Makes you think, does it not?

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