We embrace the warmth and vivid hues of the season by showcasing our vintage European Art Deco rug assortment. One particular of the most well known names in 20th century French design and decoration is Leleu Freres, a corporation operate by brothers Jules and Marcel Leleu.
Leleu Freres opened its Paris showroom in 1924. The next yr, their participation to the World Reasonable Exposition internationale des arts décoratifs et industriels modernes was praised in the worldwide press. In 1935, Jules Leleu handed in excess of his productive organization to two of his sons and his daughter, Paule Leleu.
The father has been teaching Paule’s eye for coloration due to the fact childhood. The talented Paule took demand of the carpet design and style, upon her father’s retirement. She created extra than 500 carpet patterns with the intention of creatively defining spaces in the home and generating personal spots. She extracted the quintessence of Artwork Deco patterns and continued her father’s legacy.
Paule Leleu adopted in the foots of Ivan Da Silva Bruhns as chief rug designer at her father’s agency. They have been instrumental in earning Art Deco carpets an essential element of present day décor.
We invite you to visit our gallery in Manhattan for inventive thoughts for your inside design venture. Our user-pleasant online catalogue is at your disposal as effectively.
Approximately a single hundred 20th century European rugs of many styles are mentioned on DorisLeslieBlau.com. Furthermore, our Instagram website page offers rug styling tips by of top rated interior designers in the United States and overseas.