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McKim, Mead & White.

Reilly, C. H. Sir

McKim, Mead & White.

by Reilly, C. H. Sir

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

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  • McKim, Mead & White.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1924 ed., issued in series: Masters of architecture.

    SeriesMasters of architecture.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA737.M4 R4 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p.
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5761131M
    LC Control Number71180028

      McKim, Mead & White, Selected Works highlights the nation’s defining classical structures from the late 19th century. The Architecture of McKim, Mead & White in Photographs, Plans and Elevations (Dover Architecture series) by White, McKim, Mead &. For architects and architectural historians, this book will be a valuable source for its comprehensive views of an unrivaled achievement in American architecture. Social historians and students of Americana will.

    The Architecture of McKim, Mead, and White: – by Allan Greenberg. McKim, Mead & White: Selected Works collects the work of these influential architects and their successors. Compiling the original four volumes into one, this magnificent edition is supplemented with an introduction from Richard Guy Wilson and an essay by Leland Roth. the book is a must for fans of McKim, Mead & White and of.

    McKim, Mead, and White was formed J , by Charles Follen McKim, William Rutherford Mead, and Stanford White. It was one of New York's leading firms, and also had a prominent practice in Boston led by Charles McKim. The firm's work in Boston was led by McKim until his death in Its most. In Charles Follen McKim and Stanford White to found McKim, Mead & White, which became the most successful and influential American architectural firm of its time. Until the firm excelled at informal summer houses built of shingles, and McKim designed one of the most significant of these, the residence at Bristol, Rhode Island, Read More.


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Written by Samuel G. White (great grandson of Sanford White) and Elizabeth White, McKim, Mead, and White: The Masterworks documents non-residential works of America's greatest classical architects.

This new book showcases twenty-four public buildings in remarkable by: 1. McKim, Mead & White built houses for America’s greatest financiers and magnates: the Astors, Joseph Pulitzer, the Vanderbilts, Henry Villard, and J.

Morgan, among others They designed and built churches—Trinity Church in Boston, Judson Memorial Baptist Church in New York, and the Lovely Lane Methodist Church in Baltimore/5(19). Selected Works of McKim, Mead & White, published in association with the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, collects the work of these important architects during their most prolific period, condensing four volumes into one magnificent edition.5/5(2).

McKim, Mead & White book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. McKim, Mead & White rivals Frank Lloyd Wright for the honor of the pre /5(18). This magnificent pictorial history is one of the most important documents in the history of American architecture.

In superb photographs and over line illustrations, including both floor plans and elevations, it surveys over structures designed by the architects of McKim, Mead & White/5(7).

Samuel G. White is a principal in the firm of Platt Byard Dovell White and a great grandson of Stanford White, Mead & White.

book founding member of the legendary firm McKim, Mead &. The Architecture of McKim, Mead & White in Photographs, Plans and Elevations (Dover Architecture) by White, McKim Mead & and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at 52 rows  Among the firm's final works under the name McKim, Mead & White was the.

McKim by Charles McKim, William Mead, and Stanford White inthe firm quickly rose to prominence with its Beaux Arts masterpieces heavily inspired from the trio’s travels through Europe. InCharles Herbert Reilly, director of the School of Architecture at the Univ.

of Liverpool wrote: “The work of McKim, Mead & White sums up the finest aspirations of a great people at a great epoch.” Today, the work displayed in this monograph can still inspire anyone wishing to create a more harmonious and humane built : Clem Labine.

Between andthe firm of McKim, Mead & White designed over residential commissions. About of these homes survive today - some died natural deaths, such as destruction by fire, while some were razed in the days before preservation was something valued. This book describes 27 of the remaining single family homes/5.

With nearly one thousand commissions executed between andMcKim, Mead & White was the architectural firm of choice of the most prestigious projects of the era, including the redesign of the White House and the Mall in Washington, D.C., and the campuses of Harvard and Columbia Universities.

Among its residential clients were many of the most powerful figures of /5(2). The architectural firm of McKim, Mead & White have been credited with defining the signature look of Gilded Age America.

During the heady period of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the three partners would lead this American Renaissance which was characterized by the classical public buildings that were introduced to cities, small and large, in.

With nearly one thousand commissions executed between andMcKim, Mead & White was the architectural firm of choice of the most prestigious projects of the era, including the redesign of the White House and the Mall in Washington, D.C., and the campuses of Harvard and Columbia Universities/5(9).

Bythe Boston Public Library again needed a larger building to accommodate its holdings, and architect Charles Follen McKim of McKim, Mead, and White was chosen to design a new building at the corner of Dartmouth Street and Boylston Street.

It opened in and cost $ million, with a capacity of 2 million ect: Charles Follen McKim;, McKim, Mead and. This book has beautiful photography, detailed descriptions and accounts of the work of McKim Mead and White. It would be great to have or as a gift for someone interested in architecture of this period, but is not academic per se.

It is a chatty and conversational book--an /5(8). Arch McKim Mead White book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. However, two of the three (McKim and Mead) are documented far less than the much-studied White, whose sybaritic lifestyle mired him in enormous debt, scandal, and led to his shocking death; the book suffers from this imbalance in its t While this is a most welcome overview of the work of these artists from the s until the s, it seems Author: Mosette Broderick.

McKim, Mead & White built houses for America’s greatest financiers and magnates: the Astors, Joseph Pulitzer, the Vanderbilts, Henry Villard, and J. Morgan, among others They designed and built churches—Trinity Church in Boston, Judson Memorial Baptist Church in New York, and the Lovely Lane Methodist Church in Baltimore.

With nearly one thousand commissions executed between andMcKim, Mead & White was the architectural firm of choice of the most prestigious projects of the era, including the redesign of the White House and the Mall in Washington, D.C., and the campuses of Harvard and Columbia Universities.

McKim, Mead & White: Selected Works to Charles Follen McKim, William Rutherford Mead, Stanford White, Richard Guy Wilson McKim, Mead & White is the best-known architecture firm of America's Gilded Age, and designed many of the most iconic buildings including the Boston Public Library, Washington Square Arch, and the campuses of.McKim Building Background.

Constructed between andthe McKim building at the Central Library in Copley Square is the masterpiece of its architect and namesake, Charles Follen McKim of the McKim, Mead & White firm.

Triumvirate book. Read 13 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A rich, fascinating saga of the most influential, far-reaching architec /5(13).