Mario Buatta

Black Chinoiserie Waterfall Bookcase

Late 20th Century

Designed by Mario Buatta for Widdicomb after a Regency bookcase in his own collection; black with gilt faux bamboo detailing; the four shelves over two short drawers with chinoiserie decoration.

Height: 52 x Width: 46 x Depth: 14 inches


Mario Buatta

Mario Buatta was one of America's most prominent interior decorators of the late 20th century. Acclaimed for his version of the layered English Country House style and mastery of color, he was known as the Prince of Chintz.