About the Author
Guillaume de Laubier is one of France's foremost photographers of interior design. He has undertaken projects all over the world for magazines such as Elle Décoration, Architectural Digest
, and Madame Figaro
. Jacques Bosser, journalist and translator, has written for Architectural Digest
and Connaissance des Arts
as well as contributing to Le Dictionnaire international des arts appliqués et du design
and Le Dictionnaire international du bijou
. James H. Billington has been the Librarian of Congress for more than 15 years.