Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, CT) : Context view (the Swartwout extension is on the right) with streetscape

Creator:
Kahn, Louis Isidore, 1901-1974
Published/Created:
1111 Chapel Street, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
1951-1953 ; 2004-2007 (restoration)
Date Depicted:
8/15/2008
1950 AD - 2010 AD
Materials:
brick
concrete
glass
steel
Notes:
The Yale University Art Gallery was Louis I. Kahn's first significant commission and is widely considered his first masterpiece. Designed while Kahn was a visiting critic at the Yale School of Architecture, the building--the first of three art museums tha
Topics:
Architecture -- United States -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Modern
Modernist
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
1A1-KL-YA-A1
Genre:
architecture (AAT)
exhibition buildings: art 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; Art museums construction buildings; exhibition buildings; museums; art museums
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Base Collection
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
8/15/2008
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:
10089307
PID:
digcoll:2311973