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Living with International Art in the Contemporary Home

Rather than living in museum-like environments with a single prevailing style, many of today’s collectors have embraced eclecticism, filling their homes with works of art from across centuries and continents. Contemporary interiors are layered, reflecting the diverse interests of their inhabitants, who might juxtapose Abstract Expressionist paintings with Chinese furniture, or present an array of African objects on a Louis XVI console, or as our specialists Anu Ghosh-Mazumdar and Eric Shiner have done, pairing Indian works of art with paintings by contemporary artists. Click ahead to see their selections styled in dynamic interiors.