If Coco Chanel's Walls Could Talk

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The wallpaper masters at de Gournay re-create a classic for die-hard fashionistas.

Coco Chanel’s passion for her antique Chinese coromandel screens was legendary. “I have had 21,” she once said. “They play the role that tapestries did in the Middle Ages; they allow you to re-create your home everywhere.” At 31 Rue Cambon, in Paris, where in her honor the designer’s apartment is kept pretty much as she left it, the floor-to-ceiling screens dominate. They were the fi...

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