Tag Archives: John Lyle Design

Gary Moran

dogs, fish, and a reluctant piano

“Large Sunfish”  54″ x 40″.  Pastel on paper  (4 panels)

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Ask any interior designer worth his or her salt, and they’ll agree.  Art is an accessory – and arguably the most important one they assist their clients in procuring.  Some go as far as to say that it’s the most difficult acquisition they assist with because it often represent a substantial financial commitment, and because art in the popular psyche is seen as an investment which will remain with a client for a lifetime (and beyond.)

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John Lyle Design

the very best in fireplace accessories (and much more)

Stainless Steel ‘Starburst’ Fire Screen

John Lyle, and his eponymous design firm, have been a Long Island City based atelier for more than 25 years.  He’s got a legendary following of designers that turn to him when a stiff shot of glamour is the order of the day.  The ‘Starburst’ Fire Screen is perhaps the best looking piece of functional sculpture in his collection – perfect for a winter’s evening, and even better as the answer to the summer fireplace conundrum.

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