Chase Manhattan Bank (New York, NY) : Group of Four Trees (by Dubuffet)

Creator:
Bunshaft, Gordon, 1909-1990
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, 1939-
Published/Created:
New York, New York, United States
1961
Date Depicted:
10/1/1995
1950 AD - 2010 AD
Materials:
aluminum
glass
steel
Notes:
...when seen from a distance, the bank looks bulky among the slender towers of pre-Depression skyscrapers. Its surface can also appear obtrusive because the earlier building surfaces of brick and stone absorb light while Chase's aluminum and glass reflect
Topics:
Architecture -- United States -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
International Style
Modern
Modernist
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
1A1-SOM-CM-C1
Genre:
architecture (AAT)
office buildings (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; business, commerce and trade; contemporary (1960 to present) construction buildings; commercial buildings; financial institutions; banks (buildings); buildings; multistory buildings; high-rise buildings; skyscrapers; buildings; o
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Base Collection
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
10/1/1995
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:
10092473
PID:
digcoll:2332141