In the dining room, Victorian side chairs and vintage bergères surround a mahogany pedestal table atop an Aubusson carpet; a leafy light fixture centers the ceiling, though Espírito Santo prefers to dine by candlelight.
Keeping watch over decorator Pedro Espírito Santo’s Lisbon kitchen are a statue of Saint Francis of Assisi and a Italian porcelain figure; the decorative tiles are azulejos.
In designer Pedro Espírito Santo’s Portugal home, a room that was decorated with trompe l’oeil swagged draperies in the century serves as a bath.
Decorator Pedro Espírito Santo’s Lisbon, Portugal, salon draws from the best of the past and present. Frescos are positioned alongside mounted foil bouquets, and above a custom needlepoint carpet.
Every object in Pedro Espírito Santo’s magnificent Lisbon residence bears witness to the banking heir turned top decorator’s peripatetic life
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