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Members of the House of Representatives sit in unassigned armchairs arranged in a semicircle on tiered platforms that face the Speaker's rostrum. Behind the rostrum is a frontispiece with Ionic columns made of black Italian marble with white Alabama marble capitals. An American flag occupies the center and is flanked by two bronze faces. The chamber's lower walls are walnut paneled with intervening light grey Genevieve Sheldorado marble pilasters. A gallery for visitors and the press corps rings the chamber
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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