Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Object Results

Image: Chrysler Building

Photo Credit: photo: M. Cook

Bookmark (persistent url):

Chrysler Building

20th century
252 x 203 mm (9.9 x 8 in.)

Earl Horter, American, (1881–1940)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Aquatint and etching on wove paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Edition size unknown, but “fewer than 10” according to Hirschl & Adler catalogue (November 1995), cat. 32; the print was Walter Chrysler’s Christmas card to George W. Davison in 1937 (see Christmas card folder in same box)
Marks: Signed in pencil, lower right: “E Horter”
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.73

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:
  • architecture - Art or science of designing and building structures, especially habitable structures, in accordance with principles determined by aesthetic and practical or material considerations. Refers also to the structures created. [November 1994 related term added. October 1990 alternate term added.]
  • New York City - TGN 7007567 (“New York” preferred, “New York City” display; retained “City” for clarity)
  • Northeastern United States - TGN 4011496 (general region): The term typically refers to New England and the northern Atlantic seaboard, including Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey.
  • skyscrapers - Use for exceptionally tall buildings of skeletal frame construction.

  • plate Dimensions: 252 x 203 mm (9.9 x 8 in.)

DAC Downloadable Open Access Image

No open access image available

Your search criteria: Keyword is "DXSI".

View current selection of records as: