Brighton Royal Pavilion, England, UK. "Chinese Gallery As It Was, Plate XV in Illustrations of Her Majesty's Palace at Brighton...Printed by T. Sutherland, Frederic Lewis, Robert Havel Jr., and M. Dubourg. Published by J. B. Nichols and Son, London, England, 1838.", 1820
The front door of the house is flanked by two tile-lined niches lined with vividly colored Middle Eastern-inspired tile, which looks as fresh today as it did more than 100 years ago. Over the door is an inscription of "Welcome" in Arabic.
NOW AND THEN: Historic Hudson Valley House Olana and the Persian Look
Lorenzo State Historic Site; Cazenovia, NY Situated on one of Central New York's earliest settled communities and majestically overlooking Cazenovia Lake, Lorenzo State Historic Site offers an opportunity to discover the imprint of five generations of the Lincklaen/Ledyard family.