Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-53779 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.
Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-53779 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.

[Mansion for William K. and Alva Vanderbilt, 660 Fifth Avenue, New York City]. [Wall and window elevation]

ca. 1880

Architect Richard Morris Hunt

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Title

[Mansion for William K. and Alva Vanderbilt, 660 Fifth Avenue, New York City]. [Wall and window elevation]

Date

ca. 1880

Artist

Description

1 drawing : graphite and watercolor on tracing paper ; sheet 23 x 49 cm. | Architectural drawing shows interior with ornate wall and windows.

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Location

660 Fifth Avenue, New York City, USA

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Tww Comment

The William K. Vanderbilt House was also known as the Petit Chateau, and was located next to the Triple Palace of William Henry Vanderbilt. It was constructed between 1878 and 1882 in the style of a Renaissance French chateau, and demolished in 1926.

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Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-53779

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