Grand Salon, Renwick Gallery

ID: 72-4230

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1972

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 313, Box 109, Folder: 13

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Summary

View of the Grand Salon in the Renwick Gallery, part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Many paintings hang on the red walls. A skylight fills the ceiling above and there red upholstered seating for visitors. The salon was restored to evoke the time when the Corcoran Gallery of Art and its school occupied this building located at 17th and Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.

Subject

  • Corcoran Gallery of Art
  • National Collection of Fine Arts
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
  • Renwick Gallery
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum
  • Grand Salon of the Renwick Gallery

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 313, Box 109, Folder: 13

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1972

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Art
  • Art museums
  • Architecture
  • Art objects
  • Buildings
  • Painting

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

72-4230

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Photographic print

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