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Early in the picture's residency, the 5-year-old daughter of friends entered the house and commented that the lady looked sad. "Yes," I said. "you're right. She's sad because she doesn't have a name." Without hesitating for a moment, the little girl said, "Her name is Zenita!" And thereafter she remained Zenita.
The columns don't extend all the way down to the wainscoting because they're going to be partially obscured by future design elements.
In my next posting, I'll share the inspiration for the living room, an homage to a Late Renaissance master. I hope you'll join me then!