Henry Villard Houses, 457 Madison Avenue and 24-26 East 51st Street, New York: the gate posts and railings linking the two buildings

RIBApix ref no RIBA89310
Architect/DesignerMcKim Mead & White
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryUnited States
CityNew York
Subject Date1900
Image Date1987
ViewExterior
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceBenton 87.26.09
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These two houses are all that remain of six large mansions, which were built in a U-shape around a central courtyard. Their design was based on the Palazzo della Cancelleria in Rome. They were converted into offices in the late twentieth century.

Subject tags

gates, decorative stonework, railings