Rizzoli published an interesting book titled Masseria: The Italian Farmhouses of Puglia. The book features captivating photos by Mark Roskams and insight from architect and scholar Diane Lewis. This his book explores the beauty of Italy's southeast coast and includes ancient architecture and picturesque landscapes. Take some inspirations from the Italian countryside for your redecorating.
“Masseria: The Italian Farmhouses of Puglia is a pictorial feast with 200 color photographs of restored farm buildings whose spaces are both austere and luxurious. The simple yet open rooms of the masserie (plural for masseria) have kept their original charm with stone fireplaces, arched hallways, and magnificent marble floors. The rustic colors of Italy’s sun-drenched coast are beautifully set against dazzling white backdrops of medieval stucco and stone in a volume which will inspire lovers of architectural history and culture with the details of the rustic and modern charm of this distinctive architectural style.”-The Italian Tribune