Small wonders

Peppiatt, Michael
October 1998
Architectural Digest;Oct98, Vol. 55 Issue 10, p88
Focuses on New York City collector Neale Albert's collection of miniature interiors. Details of the copy of the Bacchus Room at Palladio's Villa Barbaro made by English artisans Kevin Mulvany and Susan Rogers; Background of Albert's interest in miniatures; Mulvany and Rogers' model of the library at Cliveden; Albert's fascination with miniature books.


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