Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago, Il) : The northeast pavilion, the east elevation, showing end condition with metopes as found on the Parthenon

Creator:
Atwood, Charles B., 1848-1895
D.H. Burnham & Co., American architectural firm, 1891-1912
Published/Created:
Jackson Park; 57th Street and Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois, United States
1891-1893 ; 1920-1930 (alteration); 1930-1941 (restoration)
Date Depicted:
8/16/2006
1850 AD - 1899 AD
Materials:
limestone (originally plaster over brick
rebuilt)
Notes:
The Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) is located in Chicago, Illinois in Jackson Park, in the Hyde Park neighborhood. It is housed in the only in-place surviving building from the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition, the former Palace of Fine Arts (also
Variant Titles:
Palace of Fine Arts
Topics:
Architecture -- United States -- 19th century -- (YVRC)
Architecture -- United States -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Beaux-Arts
Néo-Grec
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
1A1-AC-MSI-B7
Genre:
architecture (AAT)
exhibition buildings: museums (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
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
Digital:
architectural exteriors; engineering and industry; manufacturing; scientific or medical; World's Columbian Exposition (1893: Chicago, Ill.); educational construction buildings; exhibition buildings; buildings; exhibition buildings; museums metope
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Module Three
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
8/16/2006
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4152
OID:
10156021
PID:
digcoll:2229995