Lively red doors open from both ends of the gracious entry hall. The rear doorway reveals a post office-turned-pool house in the backyard.
Andy Warhol's multihued homage to Marilyn Monroe seems perfectly at home among the library's traditional furnishings, swags, and bright Prussian blue walls.
In the front parlor--accessible to the library through pocket doors--designer Drake used a slightly deeper blue to complement the library.
The dining room's formal elements--marble mantel, taffeta window treatments, and silver accents--belie the Lizans' casually comfortable entertaining style.
"We wanted the kitchen to feel back-of-house and front-of-house at the same time," says Drake.
Bold pattern is tempered by white woodwork and black accents in the master bath.
A 19th-century painted baker's cabinet is one of Drake's favorite pieces in the house. "A perfect focal point," he says.
With its lavender-toned grasscloth, Italian glass lanterns, and Indian-inspired fabrics, the "current" master bedroom exudes a dreamlike quality.
Quintessential Drake--amethyst upholstery adds an exotic touch to the lavender bedroom.
The guest room's charm is amplified by Drake's attention to detail and color.
A pair of shapely vintage chairs provide a cozy retreat in a sun-drenched corner of the guest room.
Arnie and Elizabeth Lizan beneath Roy Lichtenstein's Nude with Blue Hair in their library.
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This Greek Revival home will suprise you with its lively color
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