Madame Leleu, Art Deco Artist by DLB
We embrace the warmth and vivid colors of the period by showcasing our classic European Art Deco rug collection. One particular of the most well known names in 20th century French style and decoration is Leleu Freres, a organization operate by brothers Jules and Marcel Leleu.
Leleu Freres opened its Paris showroom in 1924. The subsequent 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 above his prosperous firm to two of his sons and his daughter, Paule Leleu.
The father has been training Paule’s eye for shade considering that childhood. The gifted Paule took cost of the carpet structure, on her father’s retirement. She generated extra than 500 carpet layouts with the intention of creatively defining areas in the property and generating personal spots. She extracted the quintessence of Artwork Deco designs and ongoing her father’s legacy.
Paule Leleu adopted in the foots of Ivan Da Silva Bruhns as main rug designer at her father’s agency. They have been instrumental in generating Art Deco carpets an necessary portion of contemporary décor.
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Somewhere around 1 hundred 20th century European rugs of numerous designs are outlined on DorisLeslieBlau.com. Moreover, our Instagram page offers rug styling recommendations by of leading interior designers in the United States and abroad.