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Curtis Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Site Id: 33.51.51
Rating: 1 star
Other name(s): Curtis Publishing Company
Address: 601-645 Walnut Street
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
Lat/Lng: 39.94818, -75.15146
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Tiffany 1893: Not listed
Tiffany 1886: Not listed
Completeness: High
Building status: Extant
Building date:
Architect:
Also of interest:

Site Items

33.51.51.1: The Dream Garden (1916) (Extant) item has a photo

Item 33.51.51.1

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The Dream Garden The Dream Garden
Glossary (of terms) and References (as found in square brackets [...])

Status: Extant [PHOTO]
Confidence: High
Memorial name:
Theme: The Dream Garden [NYT1915, ARTS1915, PEL1916A, PEL1916B]
Tiffany 1910: Not listed
Duncan 1980: Not listed
Tiffany 1897: Not listed
Signature:
Other documentation: [NYT1915, NYS1915, ARTS1915, PEL1916A, PEL1916B]
Record type: mosaic (scenic)
Designer: Maxfield Parrish [NYT1915, NYS1915, ARTS1915, PEL1916A, PEL1916B]
Memorial details:
Donor:
Date: Exhibited Apr / May 1915 [NYT1915, NYS1915, ARTS1915]
Private viewing Jan 1916 [PEL1916A]
Public viewing from 24 Jan 1916 [PEL1916B]
Size: 21' high x 49' wide [PEL1916B]
15' high x 50' wide [NYT1915]
Inscription:
Category: Landscape
Comment: The Dream Garden took over a year to make and four months to install [PEL1916B]

References

ARTS1915: Arts and Decoration (Jun 1915, p. 331)
DUNC1980: Tiffany Windows, Alastair Duncan (1980)
NYS1915: New York Sun (3 May 1915, p. 7)
NYT1915: New York Times (23 Apr 1915)
PEL1916A: Philadelphia Evening Ledger (18 Jan 1916, p. 11)
PEL1916B: Philadelphia Evening Ledger (Curtis Publishing Company advertisement) (24 Jan 1916, p. 6)
PHOTO: Photo of item
TIFF1886: Announcement in American Architect and Building News, Tiffany Glass Company (6 Feb 1886)
TIFF1893: Chicago Exposition booklet, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1893)
TIFF1897: A List of Windows: And Extracts from Letters & Newspapers, Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company (1897)
TIFF1910: A Partial List of Tiffany Windows, Tiffany Studios (1910)

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