Coco Chanel - Paris Apartment - During the fashion shows, which took place down stairs, Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel would sit on the staircase. Thanks to the mirrors she could see everything taking place, but no one could see her.
Art Nouveau Staircase by Victor Horta -Hotel Tassel, Brussels. Typically of this period the interior has elongated, curved and flowing lines. These lines are seen in the tiles, the staircase and also on the walls.