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Monthly Archives: January 2018

Dorothy Draper’s New Baroque Vision

by Carol Steffan • January 9, 2018

A new style, known as “Modern Baroque” was created by interior designer Dorothy Draper in the early years of the 20th Century. Dramatic color schemes of cherry red and acid green and black and white sprang from her belief that incorporating saturated hues and contrasting color schemes “have a vital effect on our mental happiness”. […]