The New School Archives Digital Collections


After graduating from the New York School of Fine and Applied Art (later, Parsons The New School for Design) in 1936, Eleanor Horst (1892-1995) led a long career as an interior decorator. The collection includes photographs and slides of Horst projects, as well as numerous renderings of Horst designs, several by fellow Parsons graduate Lyman Martin.

Related Archival Materials Note

The Kellen Design Archives holds the Lyman Martin interior decoration work and papers (KA.0031). The Fay S. Lincoln Photograph Collection (#HCLA MGN 182) at Pennsylvania State University includes photographs of dwellings designed by Eleanor Horst.

Related collection

Lyman Martin interior decoration work and papers

Collection Guide

Guide to the Eleanor Horst interior decoration photographs and renderings

Related people/organizations

Eleanor Horst
Henry S. Fullerton

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