“She’s a sailor, and the entire house is about the great ocean liners of the 1930s,” says Naomi Leff of Joan Lappin’s Manhattan townhouse, which Leff designed. Anigre paneling and Art Deco furnishings embellish the theme. A Cubist work by Jeanne Rij-Rousseau hangs in the living area flanked by a pair of Macassar-ebony armchairs and a curvaceous ’30s U table. (October 1997)
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Green and black living room features olive green tufted swivel chairs surrounding an art deco cocktail table atop an overdyed black rug facing a black metal industrial casement bar cabinet fitted with chicken wire cabinet doors flanking glass shelves lining an antiqued mirrored backsplash.