ART DECO CORNICES (1920-1938)
The Art Deco era, first appeared in France just before World War I. It became popular in the 1920s and 1930s, and influenced the design of buildings, furniture, jewellery, fashion, cars, movie theaters, trains, ocean liners.. It took its name, short for Arts Decoratifs, from the Exposition Internationale des Arts Decoratifs et Industriels Modernes (International Exhibition of Modern Decorative and Industrial Arts) held in Paris in 1925.
Below a selection of Art Deco Cornices. Please note that this is only a guide and there will be some overlap in style between periods and possibly some Classical influences depending on the Room, Location of the house and size of the house.
We recommend that where possible you use neighbouring properties for a more accurate guide for Style and Scale.