Frick Collection

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  • Frick Collection
  • Henry Clay Frick House
  • View: Front entrance

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Title

Frick Collection
Henry Clay Frick House
View: Front entrance

Subject

architecture; Art museums; private collectors

Description

The Frick Collection is an art museum located in Manhattan, New York City, United States. It is housed in the former Henry Clay Frick House, which was designed by Thomas Hastings and constructed in 1913-1914. John Russell Pope altered and enlarged the building in the early 1930s to adapt it to use as a public institution. It opened to the public on December 16, 1935.

Creator

John Russell Pope (American architect, 1874-1937); Thomas Hastings (American architect, 1860-1929)

Source

Description: Wikipedia; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

Date

1913-1914 (creation); ca. 1930-1935 (alteration)

Contributor

Fredlund, William

Rights

William Fredlund

Format

stone

Type

art museum; mansion

Identifier

nyny156.jpg

Coverage

New York, New York, United States; 1 East 70th Street
Twentieth century

Files

Citation

John Russell Pope (American architect, 1874-1937); Thomas Hastings (American architect, 1860-1929), “Frick Collection,” Institute Images Online, accessed October 19, 2017, http://westerncivart.com/items/show/3043.

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