William McClure used a graphic canvas as a focal point in the room. “I wanted to do something that was like polar opposite of what you’d expect in the space,” he says. He designed the modern bench and had it fabricated by a friend who makes paddleboards.
The living room has the original parquet flooring and Yasmine sofas designed by Lavoine. Sarah Lavoine helped Vogue editor Emmanuelle Alt furnish her home – no wonder her own Tuileries apartment is filled with amazing artwork and a Karl Lagerfeld bear.