2 of Rachel Lambert M.’s homes

Bunny Lambert Mellon who was a self-made horticulturalist she studied the techniques of Jean-Baptiste de la Quintinie who designed ”Le Potager du Roi” for Louis the X1V, she later helped restore this garden at Versailles. (If your like gardening you can visit)

http://www.frenchgardening.com/visitez.html?pid=3086826060263443

She was invited to create the Rose Garden at the White House by her friend Jacqueline Kennedy. 

Rachel’s Manhattan Home

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In the pink living room above the fireplace a painting of John Singer Sargent 1882 Mis Beatrice Townsend. Ms Rachel L. M. was a great art collector. If you want to know more about John Singer Sargent go to http://www.johnsingersargent.org/

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The blue dining room with the trompe l’oeil floors

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Édouard Manet’s painting tout simplement in the Lapis Lazuli dining room.

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Totally country in the city, the garden entrance.

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The Manhattan garden with its small gazebos.

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You can tell that Bunny Mellon was a lover of nature, even her home in New York City has a country feeling and decor about it.

Rachel’s home in Oyster Harbors Massachusetts

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Above the dining room mantel a Raoul Dufy sailing boat painting.

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The garden at Oyster Harbors.

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A light nautical feeling about Rachel’s bedroom.

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The white and blue four poster bed

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