This bird's-eye view of the bathroom sink is but half the story of the fixture—and very deliberately so. The marble basin and counter are recessed behind the wooden sides of the vanity; there's absolutely no hint of the stone when seen from across the room. I think concealing the sink in this way changes the mundane act of washing up into an intimate, elegant moment of discovery. altamareabath.it
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. An editor at publications ranging from Arts +
Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New
City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a
tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its
pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the
presence of true beauty.