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Photo 22: Drawing Room, Second Cabin on the Cunard Lanconia and Franconia (1911). The Second Cabin Drawing Room on both ships is treated in a simple Adam's Colonial style, with white panels. The carpets and coverings are a " veiue rose," which gives a broad and cheerful aspect to the room.

The First Class Galerie – connecting Lounge forward with Library aft – of the Liberté, flagship of The French Line. 1950. Correcting an oversight original to the Europa, the Writing/Correpondence function formerly located within the Library was relocated here, thus imbuing what had been a sterile expanse with a thriving sense of life. Note on the right the four oil-on-linoleum panels, a series entitled “The Art and Education of Man”. Image courtesy the private collection of John…

SS Normandie Dining Room...all Lalique, Christofle, and Haviland...who says the French can't do it right..."the most beautiful ship in the world..."