This week on my drawing board

Jetsetter, a fabric design inspired by mid-century air travel

Now available on Society 6

American Airlines Inflight Meal c.1960s.

Los Angeles International Airport

Sabena Airlines First Class Lounge with Alfred Hendrickx S3 Chairs, Brussels, 1958 via Mid-Centuria

Mary McGloughlin, Idlewild Airport, New York, 1957. Photo credit:Jerry Schatzberg

 

 

A selection from the book shop

A little browsing among the virtual dusty leaves at Nick Harville Libraries unearths these delightful tomes.

LEFT BANK, RIGHT BANK, PARIS AND PARISIANS 1952 First UK edition. The jacket art is signed H. Willard. $125

Morse, A. Hastings. Blondes Prefer Gentlemen. First Edition. 1938., Sold $475

FRANK SWINNERTON, SKETCH OF A SINNER (MORRIS OF PARIS DUST JACKET) First American Edition. 1929. $75

IN BED WE CRY, SIGNED TO GEORGE CUKOR BY ILKA CHASE. First edition, 1943 $250 Dust jacket illustration by Constantin Alajalov.