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[Cloud with lightning]

[Cloud with lightning]

Inscription, verso in brown ink at top: "Questo Baleno [something crossed out] apparve a' 12 d'Agosto 1624 a' hor' 1 e [some sign] e' duro vicino due hori, non aspet/ tando mai un baleno l'altro, non ci manco... more

[Landscape with a castle on a hill and three figures and horse]

[Landscape with a castle on a hill and three figures and horse]

It is tempting to suggest that the subject is the Flight into Egypt. The figure to the left of the donkey appears to have wings. Perhaps Mary is standing with the child, and Joseph, on the donkey, is pointing ... more

[Bandstand. Elevation rendering in color, with plan and side elevation]

[Bandstand. Elevation rendering in color, with plan and side elevation...

Original architectural drawing (examination drawing) by student Richard Morris Hunt for the "concours sur esquisse" of March 7, 1849, at the École des beaux-arts, Paris. Title devised by Library staff. No. 28. ... more

[Monument à la trinité (project). Perspective elevation. Rendering]

[Monument à la trinité (project). Perspective elevation. Rendering]

Original architectural drawing from Hunt's time in Paris, showing a design for a church or memorial building in the Beaux-Arts style. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; American Institute of Architects / Ame... more

Exposition Universelle de Paris, 1867 Galeries des Beaux-Arts. Section Italienne.

Exposition Universelle de Paris, 1867 Galeries des Beaux-Arts. Section...

Stereograph shows sculpture and paintings on display at the 1867 world's fair in Paris. Title from item. Part of caption also in English.

[Study for a Saint Sebastian] / A. Legros.

[Study for a Saint Sebastian] / A. Legros.

This drawing is a study for a Saint Sebastian, a subject that Alphonse Legros never completed as a painting. However, there is a drawing by Legros for a Saint Sebastian in Lille from about 1867 that shows a fi... more

Paris - Le Luxembourg / A. Giroudon.

Paris - Le Luxembourg / A. Giroudon.

Photograph shows the people walking through Luxembourg Garden with the Palace of Luxembourg in the background. Title from item. No. 1057. X.Phot. Blind stamped on photograph: A. Giroudon, Rue des Beaux Arts, Paris

Melle. de Montgolfier (Collection de M.A. Goupil) / Ingres, del ; héliogre. Dujardin.

Melle. de Montgolfier (Collection de M.A. Goupil) / Ingres, del ; héli...

Full-length portrait of Adélaide Montgolfier, seated on a wall with balloons in the background. Below image: Gazette des Beaux-Arts. Title from item. Tissandier collection.

[J.J. Fernand Hamar, French sculptor, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front]

[J.J. Fernand Hamar, French sculptor, head-and-shoulders portrait, fac...

Carte de visite which was Hamar's student identification card at the École Nationale & Spéciale des Beaux-Arts in Paris. Document, affixed to card, is signed on the recto by Hamar and on the verso by the school... more

Albert Herter

Albert Herter

Photo shows artist Albert Herter (1871-1950) dressed as Byzantine Emperor Justinian for a Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hote... more

Albert Herter

Albert Herter

Photo shows artist Albert Herter (1871-1950) dressed as Byzantine Emperor Justinian for a Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hote... more

Elizabeth Gardiner

Elizabeth Gardiner

Photo shows Elizabeth Gardiner at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 1914. (Source... more

Geo. McAneny

Geo. McAneny

Photo shows George McAneny at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 1914. (Source: Fl... more

Mrs. Austin Lord

Mrs. Austin Lord

Photo shows the wife of architect Austin Willard Lord at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on Feb... more

Geo. McAneny

Geo. McAneny

Photo shows George McAneny at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 1914. (Source: Fl... more

Mrs. Rob't Warwick

Mrs. Rob't Warwick

aPhoto shows actress Mrs. Robert Warwick (Josephine Cunningham Whittell) at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, N... more

Gertrude Lord and Eliz[abeth] Gardiner

Gertrude Lord and Eliz[abeth] Gardiner

Photo shows participants at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 1914. (Source: Flic... more

Frank A. Bicknell

Frank A. Bicknell

Photo shows artist Frank A. Bicknell at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 1914. (... more

Mrs. Austin Lord

Mrs. Austin Lord

Photo shows the wife of architect Austin Willard Lord at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on Feb... more

Baroness Von Rottenthal

Baroness Von Rottenthal

Photo shows dancer Irmgard von Rottenthal at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 19... more

Gertrude Lord and Elizabeth Gardiner

Gertrude Lord and Elizabeth Gardiner

Photo shows participants at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 1914. (Source: Flic... more

Frank A. Bicknell

Frank A. Bicknell

Photo shows artist Frank A. Bicknell at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 1914. (... more

Mrs. Rob't Warwick

Mrs. Rob't Warwick

aPhoto shows actress Mrs. Robert Warwick (Josephine Cunningham Whittell) at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, N... more

Eliz[abeth] Gardiner

Eliz[abeth] Gardiner

Photo shows Elizabeth Gardiner at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 1914. (Source... more

Mrs. Rob't Warwick

Mrs. Rob't Warwick

Photo shows actress Mrs. Robert Warwick (Josephine Cunningham Whittell) at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, Ne... more

Mrs. Austin W. Lord

Mrs. Austin W. Lord

Photo shows the wife of architect Austin Willard Lord at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on Feb... more

Mrs. Rob't Warwick

Mrs. Rob't Warwick

Photo shows actress Mrs. Robert Warwick (Josephine Cunningham Whittell) at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, Ne... more

Mrs. Austin W. Lord

Mrs. Austin W. Lord

Photo shows the wife of architect Austin Willard Lord at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on Feb... more

Baroness Von Rottenthal

Baroness Von Rottenthal

Photo shows dancer Irmgard von Rottenthal at the Venetian pageant which was part of the fine arts ball arranged by the Society of Beaux Arts Architects, held at the Hotel Astor, New York City on February 20, 19... more

Exposition des oeuvres des artistes originaires des Départements envahis. École des Beaux-Arts

Exposition des oeuvres des artistes originaires des Départements envah...

Three artists, the sculptor Chavaillaud, the sculptor Engrau, and the painter Grangérard are fleeing the invaded territory with their art works. Translation of title: Exhibition of works by artists from the ... more

Salon des Armées, réservé aux artistes du front. Au profit des oeuvres de guerre. Jardin des Tuileries

Salon des Armées, réservé aux artistes du front. Au profit des oeuvres...

A soldier holding a small wooden statue of winged victory that he has been carving. In 1916, the Ministry of Beaux-Arts and the Ministry of War promised artists serving in the war, that their work would be ... more

Church before worst of the bombardment. Painted by Beaux Arts man at front. Original lent by courtesy Students Committee, Ecole des Beaux Arts, 527 Fifth Ave., N.Y

Church before worst of the bombardment. Painted by Beaux Arts man at f...

On caption card: Tracy-Le-Val, 1916. Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Artist name: J. Lapeyre. Source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Henry D. Sedgwick. Date received: Novemb... more

Carabinier Italien. Painted by R. Thomsen, Oct. 1917. Original lent by courtesy Students Committee Ecole des Beaux Arts, 527 Fifth Ave., N.Y

Carabinier Italien. Painted by R. Thomsen, Oct. 1917. Original lent by...

On caption card: Carabinier Italien, Mai 1915. Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Henry D. Sedgwick. Date received: ... more

English Mitrailleur. Painted by R. Thomsen. Sept. 1917, at front

English Mitrailleur. Painted by R. Thomsen. Sept. 1917, at front

On caption card: Mitrailleur Anglais, 1916. Original lent by courtesy Students Committee Ecole des Beaux Arts, 527 Fifth Ave., N.Y. Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source... more

Un grenadier painted by Daniel C. Rion at front, Sept. 1917. Original lent by courtesy Students Committee, Ecole des Beaux Arts, 527 Fifth Ave., N.Y

Un grenadier painted by Daniel C. Rion at front, Sept. 1917. Original ...

On caption card: Chemin des Dames, 1917. Un Grenadier. Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Henry D. Sedgwick. Date re... more

Canadian Soldier at Ypres. Painted by R. Thompsen i.e. Thomsen, Oct. 1917. Original lent by courtesy Students Committee Ecole des Beaux Arts, 527 Fifth Ave., N.Y

Canadian Soldier at Ypres. Painted by R. Thompsen i.e. Thomsen, Oct. 1...

On caption card: Soldat Canadien Ypres, Mai 1917. Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Henry D. Sedgwick. Date receive... more

Mlle. Susanne Doue, Premiere Eleve, Beaux Arts, sketching soldiers at Auteuil Hospital. Deep interest is taken by the convalescent American soldiers in the sketches made by Mlle. Suzanne Done, a prize student of the Beaux-Arts, at the AMERICAN RED CROSS military hospital No. 5 at Auteuil

Mlle. Susanne Doue, Premiere Eleve, Beaux Arts, sketching soldiers at ...

Title, date and notes from Red Cross caption card. Photographer name or source of original from caption card or negative sleeve: Hine. Group title: Military Hospitals. Gift; American National Red Cross 1944 and... more

Proposed drawing for Independence Square, Washington Memorial and grounds from model. Drawing for Independence Square VI

Proposed drawing for Independence Square, Washington Memorial and grou...

Item title devised. The Beaux-Arts Institute of Design held a competition in 1930 of student proposals for East Capitol Street, Washington, D.C. This design is by E. Bartow Muller of University of Pennsylvania.

Proposed drawing for Independence Square, Washington Memorial and grounds from model. Drawing for Independence Square III

Proposed drawing for Independence Square, Washington Memorial and grou...

Item title devised. The Beaux-Arts Institute of Design held a competition in 1930 of student proposals for East Capitol Street, Washington, D.C. This design is by John Louis Rochon Grand of Catholic University.

Architects open convention in Washington. The Association of Collegiate Schools of Architec... its annual convention in the National Capital today distinguished teachers of architecture from all part ... country in attendance. In the group, left to right: Goldsmith, University of Kansas and Vice-President of ... Association; Edward S. Campbell of the Beaux Arts Inst... of Design, New York City; Roy Jones, University of M... and Secretary; Warren P. Laird, Dean of School of Fin... of University of Pennsylvania

Architects open convention in Washington. The Association of Collegiat...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

Free!

Free!

Free! Free! Free! Federal Theatre Project Division of Works Progress Administration Invite you to attend the following theatres Beaux Arts Theatre Beacon near 8th Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday nights at ... more

Collective Playbill

Collective Playbill

Listings for Johnny Johnson at Mayan Theatre Blind Alley at Hollywood Playhouse Alice in Wonderland at Beaux Arts Theatre Help Yourself at Mason Theatre (Content)

Free!

Free!

Text on Poster: Free! Free! Free! Federal Theatre Project Division of Works Progress Administration Invites You to Attend the Following theatres Marionettes “Rip Van Winkle” June 17 to 20 June 24 to 27 ... more

Free!

Free!

Notice! Notice! The Federal Theatre Invites You to Attend the Following Theatres Free! Beaux Arts Theatre Beacon near 8th Mon., Tues. and Wed Nights At 8:30 P.M. “Vaudeville” Mayan Theatre Hill at... more

For Business Reasons

For Business Reasons

Text on Poster: Federal Beaux Arts Theatre 8th At Beacon Federal 5400 Jan. 21, 22, 23, 24 8:30 P.M. A Modern Comedy in 3 Acts For Business Reasons In Yiddish Directed by Adolph Freeman. Balcony 25c, L... more

God of Vengeance

God of Vengeance

Federal Beaux Arts Theatre 8th at Beacon Federal 5400 Jan 7-8-9-10 Sholom Asch's famous dramatic masterpiece in 3 acts excellent cast and special orchestra God of Vengeance in Yiddish Directed by Adoph ... more

Redemption

Redemption

Beaux Arts Theatre 8th and Beacon 4 Nights Starting Thurs Dec 24 Tolstoy's Masterpiece Redemption Directed by Adolph Freeman In Jewish in 3 Acts Cast of 30 Artists concert Orchestra Balcony 25c Lower... more

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

The Marionettes present Alice in Wonderland Now! Thurs to Sun 8:30 Mat Sat and Sun 3:00 Adults 25c and 40c Children under 12 10c Beaux Arts Theatre Beacon at Eighth Federal theatre project - div of WPA (Content)

Le Berceaux

Le Berceaux

Text on Poster: Theatre Federal Francaise Beaux Arts Theatre 8th & Beacon Dec. 17 to Dec. 20 “Le Berceaux” {In French} A 3 Act Play By Eugen Brieux Balcony 25c Lower Floor 55c Tax Included Nights Onl... more

Redemption

Redemption

Beaux Arts theatre 8th and Beacon Thurs Dec 24 Fri 25 Sat 26 Sun 27 1936 8:30pm Tolstoy's Masterpiece "Redemption" In 3 Acts Staged and Directed by Adoph Freeman Cast of 30 Artists Concert Orchestra B... more

"Hansel and Gretel," the gingerbread children by Humperdinck Music, animals, dancing, songs.

"Hansel and Gretel," the gingerbread children by Humperdinck Music, an...

Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "Hansel and Gretel" at the Beaux Arts Theatre, 8th and Beacon Streets, Los Angeles, Calif., showing Hansel and Gretel talking to a witch. Work Projects Adminis... more

Relatives

Relatives

Federal Beaux Arts Theatre 8th at Beacon Phone Federal 5400 Feb 4-5-6-7 Chas. Gottesfeld's Comedy Satire Relatives In Yiddish Directed by Adoph Freeman Orchestra 55c Balcony 25c Federal Theatre Project... more

Uncle Tom's Cabin

Uncle Tom's Cabin

Beaux Arts Theatre Beacon Near 8th Albright Puppet Players present "Uncle Tom's Cabin" Limited Engagement Apr 15 to 18th Apr 22 to 25th Evenings Thur to Sun 8:30pm Mat Sat-Sun 3pm Prices 40c 25c Chil... more

La Chienlit c'est lui! Support the revolutionary French students. Buy L'Enragé, their satirical journal.

La Chienlit c'est lui! Support the revolutionary French students. Buy ...

Title from item. Title translated: It's he who is the "chienlit." Reproduction of a French poster paraphrasing de Gaulle; original issued by students of the Beaux-Arts, Paris. Gift; Gary Yanker; 1975-1983. Publ... more

The Homer Building, a downtown office building, Washington, D.C.

The Homer Building, a downtown office building, Washington, D.C.

A Neo-Classical concrete structure with a glazed terra cotta facade, it was designed in 1913 by Washington D.C., architect Appleton Prentiss Clark as an expression of the Beaux Arts aesthetic in the nation's ca... more

Beaux-Arts Colonial-style McFaddin-Ward historic home, completed in 1905 in Beaumont, Texas

Beaux-Arts Colonial-style McFaddin-Ward historic home, completed in 19...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

The Homer Building, a downtown office building, Washington, D.C.

The Homer Building, a downtown office building, Washington, D.C.

A Neo-Classical concrete structure with a glazed terra cotta facade, it was designed in 1913 by Washington D.C., architect Appleton Prentiss Clark as an expression of the Beaux Arts aesthetic in the nation's ca... more

Detail of Memorial Hall built for the 1876 Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Detail of Memorial Hall built for the 1876 Centennial Exposition in Ph...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Designed by Hermann J. Schwarzmann for the 1876 Centenn... more

McFaddin-Ward House, a Beaux-Arts Colonial Revival style house in Beaumont, Texas

McFaddin-Ward House, a Beaux-Arts Colonial Revival style house in Beau...

Built in 1905-1906, this historic home is 12,800-square-foot with furnishings that reflect the lifestyle of the prominent family who lived in the house. Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent... more

Beaux-Arts Colonial-style McFaddin-Ward historic home, completed in 1905 in Beaumont, Texas

Beaux-Arts Colonial-style McFaddin-Ward historic home, completed in 19...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Beaux arts ball

Beaux arts ball

Poster shows a devil. Title from item. Forms part of the Artist poster filing series (Library of Congress) Promotional goal: U.S. K4. 198- Gift; 1987.

Front lobby, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Front lobby, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode I...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Elevator lobby, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Elevator lobby, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Lobby stairs, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Lobby stairs, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode ...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Statues, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Statues, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Islan...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administratio... more

Stairway detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Stairway detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Exterior entrance detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Exterior entrance detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Courtroom, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Courtroom, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Isl...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Round room, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Round room, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Front exterior, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Front exterior, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhod...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Courtroom, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Courtroom, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Isl...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Exterior from rooftop, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Exterior from rooftop, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Interior grill detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Interior grill detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Exterior detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Exterior detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Library, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Library, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Islan...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Lobby detail, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Lobby detail, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode ...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Exterior lamp detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Exterior lamp detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Exterior detail, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Exterior detail, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rho...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Statues, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Statues, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Islan...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administratio... more

Courtroom ceiling, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Courtroom ceiling, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, R...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Exterior from rooftop, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Exterior from rooftop, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Lobby, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Lobby, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Exterior detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Exterior detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Exterior detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Exterior detail, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Interior detail, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Interior detail, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rho...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Statues, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Statues, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Islan...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administratio... more

Exterior, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Exterior, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Isla...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administratio... more

Courtroom detail, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rhode Island

Courtroom detail, Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, Providence, Rh...

Architect: Clarke & Howe. Beaux-Arts building built in 1904-1908. It is of steel frame construction, clad entirely in grey granite. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration.... more

Interior lamp, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Interior lamp, Federal Building, San Francisco, California

Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr. Built in 1934-36. Beaux Arts style. Part of the United Nations Plaza. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title, date, and subject note pr... more

Mural in the James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Mural in the James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Fra...

Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. This stylized building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century feder... more

Courtroom one mosaic, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Courtroom one mosaic, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building...

Building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century federal buildings. Steel-framed structure clad in white Sierra granite. Architect: James Knox Tayl... more

1st floor corridor, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

1st floor corridor, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, ...

Building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century federal buildings. Steel-framed structure clad in white Sierra granite. Architect: James Knox Tayl... more

Courtroom three, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Courtroom three, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San...

Building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century federal buildings. Steel-framed structure clad in white Sierra granite. Architect: James Knox Tayl... more

Courtroom one, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Courtroom one, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San F...

Building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century federal buildings. Steel-framed structure clad in white Sierra granite. Architect: James Knox Tayl... more

Stevenson Street façade, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Stevenson Street façade, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Build...

Building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century federal buildings. Steel-framed structure clad in white Sierra granite. Architect: James Knox Tayl... more

Courtroom one stained glass, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Courtroom one stained glass, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals B...

Building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century federal buildings. Steel-framed structure clad in white Sierra granite. Architect: James Knox Tayl... more

Mural in the James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Mural in the James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Fra...

Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. This stylized building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century feder... more

Mission Street façade, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Mission Street façade, James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Buildin...

Building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century federal buildings. Steel-framed structure clad in white Sierra granite. Architect: James Knox Tayl... more

Mural in the James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Francisco, California

Mural in the James R. Browning U.S. Court of Appeals Building, San Fra...

Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. This stylized building reflects the Beaux Arts classicism adopted by the U.S. Treasure Department for early twentieth-century feder... more

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