reminds me of the elven design in LOTR movies: Alexandre Charpentier (1856-1909) Dining room panelling Between 1900 and 1901 Mahogany, oak, poplar, gilt bronze, glazed stoneware H. 346; W. 621 cmP aris, Musée d'Orsay
Georges Braque (1882-1963) believed that an artist experienced beauty "… in terms of volume, of line, of mass, of weight, and through that beauty [he] interpret[s] [his] subjective impression...” He described "objects shattered into fragments… [as] a way of getting closest to the object…Fragmentation helped me to establish space and movement in space”. ~ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georges_Braque
Ville Savoye, Le Corbusier. Located in Poissy on the outskirts of Paris. Built between 1928-1930. It's been restored as a house-museum and is currently classified as a French National Historic Landmark.