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Hollywood Innovator

Cedric Gibbons ~ Art Deco's Guru

IMG_9193 ‘Grande Hotel’ 1932

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The Golden Age of Hollywood was defined by the excesses of talent, scandal, and fantasy.  From the lifestyle of the players, to the creative geniuses who flocked to Southern California at the beginning of the twentieth century, it was unlike anything the average person had ever experienced.  Today I’d like to take a look at this highly influential period – and more specifically set design – for how it shaped interior design in this country during the roaring twenties, and the depression era thirties.

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