Tag : Art Deco

The Living Room
Feb 18th, 2012 | | Aesthetics | History | 1 Comment

The 1930s House (1)

The Hall These images come from a work published in 1935 by a large paint company, Pinchin, Johnson & Co. It was entitled: New Rooms for Old. Some helpful designs and details for transforming the ordinary interior...

Patrick Baty has been employed to advise on the 1930s paint colours
Dec 11th, 2010 | | Commercial premises | 2 Comments

Regent Palace Hotel

Regent Palace Hotel The Regent Palace Hotel was opened on May 16, 1915. At that time, it was the largest hotel in Europe with 1028 bedrooms. By the 1930s it was starting to look a bit old-fashioned and it was...

Patrick Baty carried out an analysis of the paint on the ceiling of the concert hall
Dec 10th, 2010 | | Commercial premises | No Comments

Barber Institute

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts is housed in one of Birmingham's finest Art Deco buildings, purpose built and opened by Queen Mary in 1939. The Barber Institute was designed by Robert Atkinson (1883-1952), one...

Patrick Baty carried out the paint analysis in the 1930s interiors of Eltham Palace
Dec 8th, 2010 | | Conservation | English Heritage | Palaces | Portfolio | 1 Comment

Eltham Palace

Eltham Palace is a large house in Eltham, South East London. It is currently owned by English Heritage and open to the public. It has been said that the Art Deco house is a "masterpiece of modern design". The...