— But you will be ready to say, what was your hope in doing this? — What did you look forward to? — To any thing, every thing — to time, chance, circumstances, slow effects, sudden bursts, perserverance and weariness ... Every possibility of good was before me, and the first of blessings secured ... — from Emma, by Jane Austen (1775-1817)
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May 3, 2014

Fell in love with this today...



I never look at the Design Within Reach catalog when it comes {I'm not very modern}, but  today I did, and there this was, a large framed print used as a prop.  The piece turns out to be a lithograph, c. 1965, by an artist named John Rieben, in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art.


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