Remembering Mario Buatta: Designers, Colleagues, and Clients Share Their Memories of the "Prince of Chintz"
The iconic decorator died at the age of 82. Decorating legend Mario Buatta, known affectionately as the Prince of Chintz, passed away on Monday at the age of 82. We asked colleagues, clients, and fellow
By Harrison Smith Harrison Smith Obituary writer Email Bio Follow They were teenage computer geeks, bespectacled kids from Seattle who taught themselves programming from a Teletype terminal, learned the
New York’s empty storefronts are a dark omen for the future of cities. These days, walking through parts of Manhattan feels like occupying two worlds at the same time. In a theoretical universe, you are
A Telegraph reader has solved a mystery that had puzzled the auction house experts who were handling the sale of Femme dans la Nuit, an $18 million (£13.8 million) painting by Joan Miró, the Spanish surrealist.
One of the most exciting singers on the opera stage in the final four decades of the 20th century, Montserrat Caballé, who has died aged 85, was a throwback to an earlier generation of divas. She blithely
The Beverly House, a 1920s Mediterranean Revival-style mansion once owned by publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst and honeymooned in by John F. Kennedy, is back on the market for $135 million. Two
David Silverman had discovered a gold nugget. It came in the form of party notes kept by Edie Goetz, the late Hollywood socialite and hostess. There in the handwriting of the daughter of Louis B. Mayer
The Cutoff for The Forbes 400 List Hits a Record High of $2.1 billion ON THE COVER: Brian Chesky, CEO of Airbnb, shares how the company filled a gap in hospitality NEW YORK (October 3, 2018) – The billionaires
Visitors who secure precious tickets to stand inside Yayoi Kusama’s new installation will get, I was told, around a minute in this dark mirrored space where spherical lanterns appear to proliferate into
The exact amount of money spent on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's royal wedding has been revealed and, unsurprisingly, it didn't come cheap. No matter how hard you budget for a wedding, it doesn't take
In the last decade of the 19th century, a family of Swedes sailed across the Atlantic Ocean to the eastern United States. They likely traversed the major cities of the East Coast by train before steaming
PARIS (AP) — Charles Aznavour, the French crooner and actor whose performing career spanned eight decades and who endeared himself to fans around the world with his versatile tenor, lush lyrics and kinetic