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MR CHOW The Glamorous Chinese Restaurant That’s Served the Art World for 50 Years — Artsy.net

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— by Julia Wolkoff: Fifty years ago, on Valentine’s Day 1968, a new restaurant opened its doors in London’s posh Knightsbridge neighborhood. With its French decor, Italian waiters, and Chinese cuisine, Mr Chow was unlike any fine-dining establishment the city had seen, even in the happening cultural center of the Swinging Sixties…

Image: Andy Warhol, Portrait of Michael Chow, 1981. © 2018 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc./Licensed by Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photo by Fredrik Nilsen. Courtesy of MR CHOW

July 19, 2019

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