Designs on luxury pieces at latest De Veres sale

12th May, 2019
Screen prints by Eduardo Paolozzi (estimate €500-€700)

In the 1960s, men ran the show and women were their secretaries. An exception was Helen Gurley Brown, whose best-selling book Sex and the Single Girl was required reading for every young woman who aimed to shatter the glass ceiling.

Regarding furnishing, Gurley Brown offered bizarre advice on what to do when a young woman moved into her first home of her own. The gist of it was that she should spend her entire budget...

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