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Saint-Gaudens lion, Grand Staircase, construction of the McKim Building

Saint-Gaudens lion, Grand Staircase, construction of the McKim Building

Item Information

Title:
Saint-Gaudens lion, Grand Staircase, construction of the McKim Building
Description:
View of Saint-Gaudens lions from north landing showing inscription on monument, arcade corridor on second floor, 2 topiary trees in pots, lower center
Sculptor:
Saint-Gaudens, Louis, 1854-
Architect:
McKim, Mead & White
Date:
[ca. 1890–1895]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Photographic print
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Trustees' Library
Series:
Trustees' McKim Construction Photos
Subjects:
Public libraries
Stairways
Sculpture
Lions
Monuments & memorials
Boston Public Library
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonBack Bay
Extent:
1 photographic print : silver print
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes:
Image from: Public library building Copley Square : photographs of progress of the work Jan. 3, 1890 to completion
Accession #:
06_03_000225
Call #:
T.R. Cab. 5.4 Vol. 2