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Saladino Villa Trouvias

Saladino’s study at his Villa in Santa Barbara…

Antique Zuber wallpaper screen…

High backed Italian baroque armchair with it’s original patinated leather

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Desk, with carved decorations of snakes, is either Spanish

or South American… 17th century Italian desk chair covered in

19th century American grain-feed bag…

Letter Queen Victoria to Lady Derby c. 1818

A handwritten letter from Queen Victoria to Lady Derby

Wife of the Prime Minister Lord Derby

c. 1818

Inkwells tortoise inlaid with MOP silver gold c. 1907

Tortoise shell inkwell

inlaid with silver, gold, abalone, mother of pearl…


HG archives 2 Trouvais

Tapestry Y & B Bolour

Decorator Tom Allardyce in Beverly Hills

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Burl wood inlaid French desk in my living room with my favorite Houdon bust…

Silver leaf tall lamps with taupe shades, tufted ottoman tucked underneath…

Mirror reflecting the tall shelves on either side of a window seat…

Once dark paneled…the living room is still in transition…


Sources: Villa Saladino (photos cropped, to see in full, double paged glory order book here),

HG archives, Auction catalog