Bullocks Duquette Deco

I came across these old photos of Bullocks Department stores. In 1935 Tony Duquette was hired by Bullocks to change their interiors to reflect the seasons. Because Los Angeles has no discernible seasons, it was Duquette's job to make it appear that they did. Upon seeing his work, legendary decorator Elsie de Wolfe uttered the fated words, "Who is this kid, I've got to meet him." De Wolfe took Duquette under her wing and sent his career soaring.

Popular posts from this blog

Hans Silvester Natural Fashion

Art Smith Jewelry

Bauhaus Movement

Aldo Rossi Architecture

Beverly Hills Mansion

Le Corbusier Sculptures

The Blue Grotto / Puglia Cave Restaurant

San Francisco

Farnsworth House