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Art Deco

1920-1975

 

A name thankfully shortened from the 1925 French Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels Modernes, which introduced a new streamlined way of looking at architecture.


General description:

  • One to two stories

  • Stepped-back features

  • Geometric and stylized details

  • Flat roof


Exterior features to consider in Art Deco kitchen design:

  • Irregular shape

  • Geometric ornamentation

  • Both horizontal and vertical banding

  • Metal windows in various linear configurations


Recommended kitchen design elements:

PL-G-Art-Deco-slab Cabinet Doors
  • Type: Full overlay

  • Style: Flat slab

  • Finish: Stain or paint

  • Wood: Cherry or maple

Countertops
  • Laminate

  • Granite 

Flooring

  • Linoleum

  • Wood

Architectural Details

  • Banding

 

 


 



 

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