Dauphine's hand-carved framed mirrors, including the popular Chinese Chippendale
style, will retail from $747 to $1,247.
That's exactly the reaction impresario Sid Grauman, the son of a minstrel man turned theater owner, wanted when he convinced investors to sink more than $2 million - a bundle of cash especially in pre-inflation times - into a theater designed in a style some call Hollywood-style Chinese Chippendale
First-timers may be distracted fromthe beauty of the Grand's Greek Revival styling by the white Chinese Chippendale
flower boxes--planted with their traditional 2,500 geraniums and an equal number of yellow marigolds --that extend the length of the 880-foot veranda.
Today it is converted into flats, though inside (I am told) there is a fine plaster ceiling and what is known as a Chinese Chippendale
The more guests the merrier with these fretwork-adorned tables in the Chinese Chippendale