Avery Drawings & Archives Collections
 

Paul Philippe Cret architectural drawings, 1901-1936

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 3460556 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Cret, Paul Philippe, 1876-1945 ; École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (France)
Title Paul Philippe Cret architectural drawings, 1901-1936
Physical Description 1 print box; 3 items (matted)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is available for use by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please email avery-drawings@library.columbia.edu.

Description

Summary

Included are photocopies of Cret's architectural drawings for the Hartford County Building, Hartford, Conn., 1926-1927; the Federal Reserve Building, Washington, D.C., 1936; the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., 1929; and miscellaneous projects. Also, Cret's sketches for monuments (including studies for the Quentin Roosevelt Fountain, 1919), covers and title pages for publications, a bridge, a bas-relief, a map, a medal, and a bookplate, circa 1901-1931. Includes one student drawing from the Ecole des Beaux Arts.

Reproduction Note

Type of reproduction--Includes some photocopies

Using the Collection

Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is available for use by appointment in the Department of Drawings & Archives, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. For further information and to make an appointment, please email avery-drawings@library.columbia.edu.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Permission to publish must be obtained in writing from the Director, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, 1172 Amsterdam Ave., MC 0301, New York, NY 10027.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Gift.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Architects Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bookplates Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Maps (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
architectural drawings (visual works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Architecture -- Connecticut -- Hartford Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architecture -- United States -- Designs and plans Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Artists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bas-relief Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Bridges Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Federal Reserve Building (Washington, D.C.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Folger Shakespeare Library Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Hartford County Building (Hartford, Conn.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Libraries -- Washington (D.C.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Monuments Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Public buildings -- Connecticut -- Hartford Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Public buildings -- Washington (D.C.) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Quentin Roosevelt Fountain Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Roosevelt, Quentin, 1897-1918 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Architect, artist.