Art Deco Separated at Birth #8 – Lamb & L.M. Persons Houses

I realized I had seen this Art Deco house before, in an ad for Insulux glass block. Read More

Art Deco Separated at Birth #7 – East Finchley Station & Pepperdine University

SAB for WP (5 of 6)

Here we have two fine examples of Streamline Moderne, each sporting not one, but two cylinders. Read More

Art Deco Separated at Birth #6 – The 5th Avenue Theater

SAB for WP (9 of 1)

This good thing about documenting things over many years is that you have a record of how they were. Sometimes, it’s a bad thing as well. Read More

Art Deco Separated at Birth #5 – Sun, Moon and Waves

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I thought this particular Art Deco motif was unique to a single building in Mexico City, but it isn’t. Read More

Art Deco Separated At Birth #4 – 30 S. Munn Avenue

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Many years ago I lived in New Jersey. When I headed south on the Garden State Parkway, I’d see a huge, colorful Art Deco apartment building…. Read More

Art Deco Separated at Birth #3 – Deco Doors

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In the case of these three diamond Deco doors, I could have sworn they were nearly identical–until I looked at the photos. Read More

Art Deco Separated At Birth #1 – Avalon Casino Theater

Avalon Casino Theatre - Avalon, CA

Art Deco motifs that are surprisingly similar, yet in very different places. Read More

Decopix Separated At Birth #2 – Art Deco Windows

Offices - Hastings, New Zealand

Are these V shaped windows unique to the British Empire? Read More