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This object is currently on display in room 110 as part of Design and Healing: Creative Responses to Epidemics.

 

Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

2021

2022

  • You found it!

Graphic Panel, Sanctuary for Healing and Rest

This is a Graphic panel. It is a part of the department.

Healing is spatial. Where do we go to relax, regroup, and recuperate? The jewel of the Carnegie Mansion (1902) is the conservatory. Glass and metal structures like this one were popular in grand 19th-century homes. Lower-cost sunrooms and sleeping porches were also common, capturing the healing benefits of sunlight and outdoor views.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 182.9 × 91.4 cm (6 ft. × 36 in.)

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