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The Resource Masterpieces of Chicago architecture, John Zukowsky and Martha Thorne ; preface by Stanley Tigerman

Masterpieces of Chicago architecture, John Zukowsky and Martha Thorne ; preface by Stanley Tigerman

Label
Masterpieces of Chicago architecture
Title
Masterpieces of Chicago architecture
Statement of responsibility
John Zukowsky and Martha Thorne ; preface by Stanley Tigerman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Over 200 illustrations drawn from the Art Institute of Chicago's repository of architectural drawings, models, and building fragments present a striking record of Chicago's great buildings and structures
Cataloging source
JSZ
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1948-
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Zukowsky, John
Dewey number
720.9773110904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thorne, Martha
  • Art Institute of Chicago
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  • Architecture
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Label
Masterpieces of Chicago architecture, John Zukowsky and Martha Thorne ; preface by Stanley Tigerman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Verso of title page: "This book is a publication of the Ernest R. Graham Study Center for Architectural Drawings at The Art Institute of Chicago."
  • Includes index
Contents
Preface / Stanley Tigerman -- Introduction : Exhibitions and observations on blueprints, bricks, and mortar / John Zukowsky -- Masterpieces of Chicago architecture : buildings and drawings -- Stewart-Bentley Building -- Lenox Building -- Rookery Building -- Fine Arts Building -- Exhibition Pavilion -- Reliance Building -- Fisher Building -- Trading Room of the Chicago Stock Exchange -- Schlesinger and Mayer Store -- A system of architectural ornament -- McVickers Theatre -- Krause Music Store -- Fuller ("Flatiron") Building -- The plan of Chicago -- Rock Crest/Rock Glen --Avery Conley Playhouse -- Head House, Chicago Municipal Pier -- 3440 North Sheridan Road -- Chicago Tribune Tower competition -- Chicago Tribune Tower -- London Guarantee and Accident Building -- Palmer House -- Boulevard Apartments -- Buckingham Fountain -- 1500 Lake Shore Drive -- Carbide and Carbon Building -- North West Tower -- Field Building -- The Attic Club -- Dymaxion Car -- Travel and Transport Building -- Proposed Tower of Water and Light -- Mrs. Kersey Coats Reed House -- Northwestern Memorial Hospital -- Wesley Memorial Hospital -- Herbert A. Jacobs House -- Highways of the future -- Bridge over Caldwell Avenue -- Congress Street Expressway -- Illinois Institute of Technology -- 860-880 Lake Shore Drive -- Ruth Ford House -- O'Hare International Airport -- Inland Steel Building -- Marina City -- Chicago Civic Center -- Time-Life Building -- Seventeenth Church of Christ Scientist -- Abraham Lincoln Oasis, Tri-State Tollway -- First National Bank Building -- McCormick Place -- John Hancock Center -- Water Tower Place -- The Titanic -- Illinois Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped -- Late entries to the Chicago Tribune Tower competition -- McDonald's floating restaurant -- Painted apartment -- Chicago Board of Trade -- One South Wacker Drive -- James R. Thompson Center -- Chicago and Northwestern Terminal Building -- United Airlines Terminal One -- 190 South LaSalle Street -- NBC Tower -- Morton International Building -- American Medical Association -- Crate and Barrel Store -- Crate and Barrel Headquarters -- Greyhound/Trailways Bus Terminal -- International Terminal -- Little Village Academy -- House in Lincoln Park -- Markow Residence --Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Illinois -- Adler Planetarium and Astronomical Museum expansion -- Lincoln Park Zoo Main Store and Rooftop Café -- North Avenue Beach House -- St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church renovation -- Hotel Sofitel -- New terminal at Midway Airport -- Chinese American Service Center -- Epilogue : Chicago in the new millennium / Martha Thorne -- Appendices : List of exhibitions and their designers ; Committee on Architecture 2003
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780847825967
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
ocm55600036
Label
Masterpieces of Chicago architecture, John Zukowsky and Martha Thorne ; preface by Stanley Tigerman
Publication
Note
  • Verso of title page: "This book is a publication of the Ernest R. Graham Study Center for Architectural Drawings at The Art Institute of Chicago."
  • Includes index
Contents
Preface / Stanley Tigerman -- Introduction : Exhibitions and observations on blueprints, bricks, and mortar / John Zukowsky -- Masterpieces of Chicago architecture : buildings and drawings -- Stewart-Bentley Building -- Lenox Building -- Rookery Building -- Fine Arts Building -- Exhibition Pavilion -- Reliance Building -- Fisher Building -- Trading Room of the Chicago Stock Exchange -- Schlesinger and Mayer Store -- A system of architectural ornament -- McVickers Theatre -- Krause Music Store -- Fuller ("Flatiron") Building -- The plan of Chicago -- Rock Crest/Rock Glen --Avery Conley Playhouse -- Head House, Chicago Municipal Pier -- 3440 North Sheridan Road -- Chicago Tribune Tower competition -- Chicago Tribune Tower -- London Guarantee and Accident Building -- Palmer House -- Boulevard Apartments -- Buckingham Fountain -- 1500 Lake Shore Drive -- Carbide and Carbon Building -- North West Tower -- Field Building -- The Attic Club -- Dymaxion Car -- Travel and Transport Building -- Proposed Tower of Water and Light -- Mrs. Kersey Coats Reed House -- Northwestern Memorial Hospital -- Wesley Memorial Hospital -- Herbert A. Jacobs House -- Highways of the future -- Bridge over Caldwell Avenue -- Congress Street Expressway -- Illinois Institute of Technology -- 860-880 Lake Shore Drive -- Ruth Ford House -- O'Hare International Airport -- Inland Steel Building -- Marina City -- Chicago Civic Center -- Time-Life Building -- Seventeenth Church of Christ Scientist -- Abraham Lincoln Oasis, Tri-State Tollway -- First National Bank Building -- McCormick Place -- John Hancock Center -- Water Tower Place -- The Titanic -- Illinois Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped -- Late entries to the Chicago Tribune Tower competition -- McDonald's floating restaurant -- Painted apartment -- Chicago Board of Trade -- One South Wacker Drive -- James R. Thompson Center -- Chicago and Northwestern Terminal Building -- United Airlines Terminal One -- 190 South LaSalle Street -- NBC Tower -- Morton International Building -- American Medical Association -- Crate and Barrel Store -- Crate and Barrel Headquarters -- Greyhound/Trailways Bus Terminal -- International Terminal -- Little Village Academy -- House in Lincoln Park -- Markow Residence --Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Illinois -- Adler Planetarium and Astronomical Museum expansion -- Lincoln Park Zoo Main Store and Rooftop Café -- North Avenue Beach House -- St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church renovation -- Hotel Sofitel -- New terminal at Midway Airport -- Chinese American Service Center -- Epilogue : Chicago in the new millennium / Martha Thorne -- Appendices : List of exhibitions and their designers ; Committee on Architecture 2003
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780847825967
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
ocm55600036

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