I do love this gallery wall and the black & white look of the photos. The shelves provide a good, even, display and you can update the photos regularly, or with different colour frames should you want to change the decor. From: Tidbits from the Tremaynes.
This is actually a cool option for the stairways. The main stairway could have art this way up, as opposed to pictures.photo gallery up stairs, neat and organized. From the article Joanne Hudson’s Beach House in Philadelphia Magazine
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