Boston Public Library, Boston, Massachusetts: the delivery room with murals depicting the quest for the Holy Grail by Edwin Austin Abbey

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RIBApix ref no RIBA89511
Architect/DesignerAbbey, Edwin Austin (1852-1911)
Johnson, Philip (1906-2005)
McKim Mead & White
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryUnited States
CityBoston
Subject Date1894
Image Date1987
ViewInterior
StyleBeaux-Arts
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceBenton 87-36-12
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: An extension to the library was built in 1972 by Philip Johnson and the original library was restored in 2001 by Shepley, Bulfinch, Richardson & Abbott.

Subject tags

libraries, murals