Upholstered in soft chocolate brown mohair, the chair in the den was bought at auction. “The longer you have mohair, the softer it gets,” David says.
Wallpaper (discontinued); drapery (Colefax & Fowler): Cowtan & Tout, 212/647-6900, cowtan.com, trade only. Rug; red chair; brown chair and fabric ; floor lamp ; nesting tables ; tray table: owner’s collection. Red-chair fabric: Clarence House Ltd., 800/803-2850, clarencehouse.com, trade only. Tray table: painted by Patrick Roullier, 773/549-7858.