Stairway of the Renwick Gallery

ID: 72-3478

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1971

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 313, Box 109, Folder: 13, Photographs (Renwick)

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Summary

The interior of the Renwick Gallery, part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, shows the hallway and staircase and looks towards the doorway of the Grand Salon. The building, originally the home of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, was designed by architect James Renwick, Jr., and is located on Pennsylvania Avenue across the street from the White House.

Subject

  • Renwick, James 1818-1895
  • 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, Photographs (Renwick)

Contact information

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

Date

c. 1971

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Museum buildings
  • Architecture
  • Art museums
  • Stairs

Place

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Interior

ID Number

72-3478

Physical description

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

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