Amsterdam's Ambassade Hotel must rank at or near the top of any listing of art hotels. Its collection is vast and of extremely high quality. And now the Ambassade has something that may be unique among art hotels: a published catalogue of its art.
Few if any of its eminent and satisfied guests appear to have taken notice of the fact that the Ambassade houses a museum-quality art collection.
What is most notable about the art of Lerman is the way in which he incorporates an element of humanity into the texture and surfaces of the glazed terracotta he employs.