Great Houses of New York: River House, the Best Address

  • October 22, 2009 10:52

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Monet, Marshall Field collection

Author Michael Henry Adams takes readers on a trip to Manhattan's fabulous River House overlooking the East River. Surmounted by a ballroom in the tower's graceful cupola was once a most palatial apartment occupied by the family of sportsman and publisher, Marshall Field, III. Field's English Georgian library at River House was adorned with superb Impressionist paintings such as Claude Monet's "Boulevard des Capucines"... 



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