View From The Top peeks inside the private spaces of some of the world's most magnificent penthouses and apartments and offers a rare insight into not only the designs and lifestyles experienced in these palatial 'mansions in the sky' but also their amazing vistas. From edgy, sharply dressed apartments with front-row views of famous harbors to grand villas facing the waterfront in places like Venice and Monaco, and of course eye-popping pied-a-terres and penthouses in the heart of Manhattan and London, View From The Top displays visionary architecture and extraordinary settings in one richly illustrated volume that showcases the cachet of living among the clouds. Come upstairs with us and admire the view.Owned by interior designer James Swan, the residence was gutted, reconfigured, and rebuilt over an 11 -month period, with the ... serene home to return to after the madness of traffic and life in LA. ... The collection of art and antiques include a pair of 19th- century gilded bronze candle-sconces, a pair of 1 7th-century ltalian anbsp;...
|Title||:||View from the Top|
|Publisher||:||Images Publishing - 2008|