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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