We embrace the heat and vivid shades of the time by showcasing our classic European Art Deco rug selection. One particular of the most popular names in 20th century French style and decoration is Leleu Freres, a firm run by brothers Jules and Marcel Leleu.
Leleu Freres opened its Paris showroom in 1924. The pursuing calendar year, their participation to the Environment Fair Exposition internationale des arts décoratifs et industriels modernes was praised in the global press. In 1935, Jules Leleu handed about his effective organization to two of his sons and his daughter, Paule Leleu.
The father has been schooling Paule’s eye for color because childhood. The talented Paule took cost of the carpet structure, upon her father’s retirement. She developed much more than 500 carpet types with the intention of creatively defining spaces in the house and making intimate spots. She extracted the quintessence of Artwork Deco models and ongoing her father’s legacy.
Paule Leleu adopted in the foots of Ivan Da Silva Bruhns as chief rug designer at her father’s firm. They were being instrumental in earning Art Deco carpets an important component of modern day décor.
We invite you to check out our gallery in Manhattan for creative tips for your interior style and design undertaking. Our person-welcoming on the web catalogue is at your disposal as well.
Approximately a person hundred 20th century European rugs of numerous designs are detailed on DorisLeslieBlau.com. Additionally, our Instagram website page presents rug styling suggestions by of top rated inside designers in the United States and overseas.