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Residence of Robert and Oatsie Charles (1984) *

Artist/Designer: Parish Hadley

Project Location: Washington, D.C., United States

Figure 1: Feliciano, Peter Vitale, Dick Busher. "Residence of Robert and Oatsie Charles." Photograph. ( Photographer: Parish-Hadley )

Vernacular, Colonial Revival, Eclectic, Neoclassical, Revival Styles

Primary Material(s):
Fabric, Color, Textile

Residential Structure

Related Website(s):

Significant Date(s):
20th Century

Additional Information:
Publications/Texts/ in Print :

Abercrombie, Stanley. "Color for Interior Design." Interior Design 76, no. 7 (2005): 324.
Albert Hadley President of Parish-Hadley Associates, the Interior Decorators. "SHARED EXPERIENCES." New York Times (1923-Current File) (New York, N.Y.), 1985.
Caroline Seebohm. "Two Decorators Stress Charm in New Homey Hotels." New York Times (1923-Current File) (New York, N.Y.), 1982.
"IT'S CURTAINS... and Coffee Tables at Albert Hadley's Posh Retirement Sale. By Christopher Petkanas." New York Times (1923-Current File) (New York, N.Y.), 2011.
Parish, Henry, Hadley, Albert, and Petkanas, Christopher. Parish-Hadley : Sixty Years of American Design. First ed. Boston: Little, Brown, 1995.
"SPRUCING UP AGING WALLS." New York Times (1923-Current File) (New York, N.Y.), 1988.

Additional Information :

Parish-Hadley designed this colorful formal living room in 1984, for Robert and Oatsie Charles’s Washington, D.C. residence.

Crater, Susan Bartlett and Libby Cameron. Sister Parish Design: On Decorating. St. Martin's Press: 2009.

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