Relief from the Hotel St. George, Brooklyn, New York
Accession number TD1989.13.1
Full Citation
Permanent Link:
 Material Information
Title: Relief from the Hotel St. George, Brooklyn, New York relief
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Unknown, Designer
Subjects / Keywords: Metal/Metal Design -- Hotels -- Interior Decoration -- Sculpture/Sculpture Design -- Travel -- Transportation -- Skyscraper
Genre: relief
Content description: Chrome-plated aluminum relief; centralized profile of Hermes (Mercury) wearing a winged hat with birds in flight in the background flanked by three ocean liners on water and a panoramic cityscape of New York which includes a zeppelin flying in the air, building smoke stacks, a bus and a subway car in transit; this bas relief frieze was from the lobby of the St. George Hotel on Clark Street between Hicks and Henry Streets in Brooklyn; the frieze depicts the city of New York in all of its Art Deco splendor.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF001244
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - TD1989.13.1
Classification: Fine Art

University of Florida Home Page
© 2004 - 2010 University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries.
All rights reserved.

Acceptable Use, Copyright, and Disclaimer Statement
Last updated October 10, 2010 - Version 2.9.11 - mvs