Savoy Hotel, Strand, London: detail of the electric fireplace and mantelpiece of two toned mirrors with bracket supporting 'Kaspar the Cat' in the Pinafore Room

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RIBApix ref no RIBA23740
Architect/DesignerIonides, Basil (1884-1950)
Artist/PhotographerIngle, Walter (1860-1939)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1927
Image Date1927
ViewInterior
StyleArt Deco
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP42/183
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This was the ladies' reading room and redecoration by Ionides incorporated electric lighting from pink-tinted bowls and silver and steel furniture contrasting with the pinkish hue of the floor and ceiling.

Subject tags

interior decoration, fireplaces, drawing rooms, lamps, lighting fixtures, hotels, decorative panels, decorative woodwork, mantelpieces, mirrors, Art Deco: Colour and Decoration