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Elle Décor Magazine
March 2006

The 10 Most Elegant Étagères
Susan Forristal and Steven Gambrel take stock of the latest freestanding shelves to see how they stack up.
Text by Julie V. Iovine

Photo Credit: William A. Boyd Jr

BILLY BALDWIN – INSPIRED ÉTAGÈRE BY CAROLE GRATALE
“The essense of classic modern,” declares Forristal. “It’s so understated even a pair wouldn’t overwhelm a room.” Gambrel raves as well: “Exactly what I think of when I think étagère. Its height and scale, the brass and mahogany, make it a useful and glamorous piece.”
Height: 96″; width: 36″; depth: 14″; material: polished-brass frame with mahogany shelves (other materials available); delivery: 10-12 weeks; price: $12,600