Baker House Dormitory, MIT (Cambridge, MA)

Creator:
Aalto, Alvar, 1898-1976
Published/Created:
1947-1949
Notes:
This building of red tiles, with its huge serpentine façade facing the river and steps rising in cascade form on the inner frontage, is the realization of Aalto's dream of flexible standardization, based on nature's principle of individualization: all 260
Topics:
Architecture -- United States -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
297734
Genre:
dormitories (buildings) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
R: Wayne Andrews 1062, May 1952 (Yale Photo Coll.)
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 9115
OID:
307508
PID:
digcoll:2216576