Jacques Hervouet Interiors Radically Remakes a Classic Paris Apartment

A Hubert Le Gall Autruche floor lamp in patinated bronze and an opaline glass lamp by Jacques Adnet illuminate the living room; artworks include Michel Cadoret’s Partie de Pêche, 1958, and, on the fireplace, a metal sculpture James Barre Turnbull created in the early 1960s. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

Jean Royère designed the living room’s vintage candle-holder, from Jousse Entreprise; the lacquered coffee table is a vintage piece after Royère. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

The Royère sofa and a pair of 1950s Federico Munari armchairs are upholstered in cotton velvet. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

Hanging above the Pucci de Rossi console is the only known textile work by René Roche. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

In the TV room, a scenic wallpaper mural depicting a Chinese landscape backdrops a vintage Philip Arctander armchair; the coffee table is a 1950s design by Maurice Pré. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

In the master bedroom, a Garouste & Bonetti Koala sofa joins an early 1970s painting by Guy Perron and an enamelled stoneware lamp from the same decade. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

In the master bathroom, intersecting rondels are rendered in glass mosaic. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

Citrus peels inspired Hervouet’s design of the kitchen’s handmade pendant lights; Maison Jansen chairs were converted into barstools for the varnished oak countertop, with carved and gilded stone backsplash. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

In the dining room, Norman Cherner chairs surround a 1970s table top with Saint-Gobain glass and earthenware dish by Helle Damkjaer through Galerie Carole Decombe; a bronze floor lamp by Carlo Scarpa joins a 1960s tapestry by Ateliers Pinton. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

In the entry hall, a 1960s chair attributed to Archizoom Associati joins an early 1970s sculpture and lacquered panels integrating LED strips. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

In the master bedroom, the leather-clad desk is Maison Jansen, circa 1960; Marc du Plantier designed the chair in 1936 for the couture salons of Jacques Heim; the oil on canvas is by Joseph Rivoalen. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

On the other side of the mater bedroom sits a vintage Bouloum chaise by Olivier Mourgue. Photography by Stephan Julliard.

The bedspread fabric is a cotton-acrylic tapestry weave; the vintage Liane wall light is by Jean Royère, and the bedside table by Gio Ponti. Photography by Stephan Julliard.