Mr. and Mrs Alexander Saunderson in the bedroom of their home in Montecito, an opulent residential enclave of Santa Barbara, c. 1976. Mrs Saunderson, sister of Jimmy Van Alen of Newport, had the bedroom walls painted with views of Venice by the English artist John Sander. She wanted to wake up every morning to views of her favourite city.
& u know what..
this is what i wanna b like when i become middle aged.
photos by Slim Aaronss from the book Once upon a time.