Painted Barbie doll eyes are hidden in different parts of the Suite. The traveller feels spied upon by these expressionless eyes. Peering out from two large portraits of Young women by the artist Natacha Lesueur are more eyes hidden behind strands of haïr.
In The Salon space of this Suite a bathtub reigns as a Napoleon III object while dollhouse furniture peek out from various noks, as if the scales of sizing had changed.
The black and gold striped carpeting resonnates like a Dandy’s dressing gown. Cashmire drapes and upholstery and vison bed covering warm lovers united before a chimney fire. Paul Mathieu’s and Michael Ray’s large armchairs keep guard.
The open bathroom can be hidden from spying eyes by a sliding door. One is never quite alone even in one’s intimacy ! Here, shower walls tiled in copper ceramic, gilded mirrors and Napoleon III lighting fixtures contribute to the atmosphere…