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This painting by Allyn Cox depicts the cornerstone laying ceremony and is currently on display in the House Wing of the U.S. Capitol Building.
The cornerstone was laid on Wednesday, September 18, 1793, during the first...

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View of the U.S. Capitol Building from above at dusk
In order to ensure the safety of visitors and staff and to preserve the...

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Yellow flowers in front of the Capitol Building
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Sheep on the White House lawn, taken between 1916-1919. Image courtesy Library of Congress
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Art by State: Colorado

Art by State: Colorado

The listing below groups art, artists and architectural elements by state. This list is a work in progress and is not comprehensive. Select a state from the list to learn more about the elements from that state:

Art by State: Colorado

Colorado
Art/
Architecture
LocationDescription
Statue

Dr. Florence Sabin (Educator, Scientist)

Statue
Portrait

House wing

Edward T. Taylor, Chairman, House Committee on Appropriations, 1937-41 (by John C. Johansen)

Columns

1st floor Main Hall (extension)

Royal Breche marble (From Canon City)

Base, Walls & Cornice

Principal (2nd) floor

Colorado Yule marble (from Marble)

State Seal

plaster relief

Last Updated: November 13, 2013