, Design Co-Chair for the 2018 Winter Antiques Show
opening January 19, will host a lecture on his new book: Classical Principles for Modern Design, Lessons from Edith Wharton and Ogden Codman's The Decoration of Houses.
The talk, held on Sunday, January 21st at 4:00 p.m. in the Board of Officers Room at the Park Avenue Armory
, will focus on the subject of his book—the response/reinvention of Edith and Ogden's classic 1897 interior design manual. The manual, The Decoration of Houses
, was illustrated with some of Thomas' interior work, including his English country homes, New York pied-à-terres, and various other gems the designer welded his deft hand at. A book signing will follow the lecture.