Ezamples of American architecture; A) Sea Ranch B) The Price House C-D) The Smith House E) The Salk Institute F) Nebraska State Capitol: plans

RIBApix ref no RIBA100996
Architect/DesignerGoff, Bruce (1904-1982)
Goodhue, Bertram Grosvenor (1869-1924)
Halprin, Lawrence (1916-2009)
Kahn, Louis Isidore (1901-1974)
Moore Lyndon Turnbull Whitaker
Platt, Charles Adam (1861-1933)
CountryUnited States
Image Date1996
ViewPlan
StyleBeaux-Arts
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference72.03//FLE
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: John Musgrove (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 19th ed. (Butterworths, 1987), p. 1420 NOTES: Sea Ranch is a resort in northern California, by architects Moore Lyndon Turnbull Whittaker, designed 1964-1965 with landscaping by Lawrence Halprin. The Price House is in Bartlesville, Oaklahoma designed by Bruce Goff 1956-1958. The Smith House (also called Timberline) is a country house outside Philadelphia by the architect Charles Adam Platt, built 1907-1908. The Salk Institute is at La Jolla, California by Louis Kahn, completed 1966. Nebraska State Capital, situated in Lincoln, Nebraska was designed by Bertram Goodhue (1921-1931) in a Beaux Arts style.

Subject tags

houses, government buildings, country houses, educational buildings, holiday villages