I was recently priveleged to execute a color plan for a whole house interior in Bedford, New York. Thanks to my client’s very good taste and outstanding art collection, the result was (in my estimation) more than rewarding:

Picture Perfect Entry.

Picture Perfect Entry.

Drama abound as white walls contrast with ebony-stained wood planks, and silver-and-gold leaf ceiling beckons.

Drama abounds as white walls contrast with ebony-stained wood planks, and silver-and-gold leaf ceiling beckons.

Navy, silver, gold-- Can we eat now?

Navy, silver, gold– Can we eat now?

Dining Room Detail Shot: In time for the holidays.

Dining Room Detail: In time for the holidays.

Bright red walls enliven the space, especially because it is flanked by the white Potting Porch and a white Game Room, beyond.

Bright red walls enliven the space, especially because it is flanked by the white Potting Porch and a white Game Room, beyond.

The long view, with Potting Porch behind.

The long view, with Potting Porch behind.

Mantel and paint inspired by red painting over fireplace.

Mantel and paint inspired by red painting over fireplace.

Charming indoor potting "shed."

Charming indoor potting “shed.”

Aquamarine window paint adds a touch of whimsy to the Potting Porch.

Aquamarine window paint adds a touch of whimsy to the Potting Porch.

View from balcony overhead.  Oh, the light!

View from balcony overhead. Oh, the light!

Color scheme designed to allow art to take center stage in this comfortable Bedford family Room.

Color scheme designed to allow art to take center stage in this comfortable Bedford Family Room.

Grey Whale Master Bedroom: Color allows for fanciful play of sunlight and shadows--

Grey Whale Master Bedroom: Color allows for fanciful play of sunlight and shadows–

Romantic chandelier; cozy sitting area.

Romantic chandelier; cozy sitting room.

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