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Lyman Martin interior decoration work and papersStudent work (KA0031.01) ➔ Notes, "Interior Decoration I. Mr. Castle"

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Related people/organizations

Lyman Martin (artist)
Robert Castle (teacher)


circa 1936

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8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)


Additional lecture notes taken during a course led by Robert Castle at the New York School of Fine and Applied Arts. The notes emphasize that the basic rules and principles of interior decorating are easily discovered, and the central challenges to the application of said rules: 1) the client; 2) the architect; 3) the aesthetics. Image scanned is the first of three pages of handwritten notes.

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives


box 1, folder 9




Lyman Martin. Notes, "Interior Decoration I. Mr. Castle" . circa 1936. Lyman Martin interior decoration work and papers; Student work (KA0031.01). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

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