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Cret, Paul Philippe 1876-1945

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Works: 124 works in 149 publications in 2 languages and 1,324 library holdings
Genres: Designs and plans  Sources  Archives  History  Records and correspondence  Photographs  Pictorial works  Specifications 
Classifications: Z733.W3, 026.82233
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The Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington by Joseph Quincy Adams ( Book )
3 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Philippe Cret, architect and teacher by Theophilus Ballou White ( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Philippe Cret : rationalism and imagery in American architecture by Elizabeth Greenwell Grossman ( )
4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monograph of the Folger Shakespeare Library, Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. : the entire exterior, including the nine bas-reliefs on the principal facade, is Georgia Marble by Lancelot Sukert ( Book )
1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pan American Union Building, Washington, D.C. : by Paul Philippe Cret ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes 1,187 drawings and reproductions for the design and construction of the I.B.A.R., later called Pan American Union Building (now Organization of American States), by P.P. Cret with Albert Kelsey, with later alternations by Harbeson, Hough, Livingston and Larson, Philadelphia (now H2L2)
Albert C. Barnes papers by Albert C Barnes ( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The papers of Albert C. Barnes (1872 - 1951) contains personal and professional letters and records that document the activities of his chemical companies, Barnes and Hille and the A.C. Barnes Company, the acquisition of his world-renowned art collection, and the development of the educational program which lead to the establishment of the Barnes Foundation, an institution over which he presided until his death in 1951. The bulk of the correspondence (1924 - 1951) reflects Barnes's work as a businessman, art collector, author, and educator and includes evidence of his evolving educational theories, his finances, travels to Europe and the American West, essays, lectures, and publications, and his opinions regarding art and artists. Third Party Correspondence includes letters found with Dr. Barnes's correspondence, but distributed between outside parties
Fairmont Parkway Scheme Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by Paul Philippe Cret ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
General specifications for the library building, University of Texas by La Roche & Dahl (Firm) Herbert M. Greene ( Book )
1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
H2L2 Collection ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Drawings, blueprints, and photographs from the H2L2 collection, including the work of Paul Philippe Cret, and such projects as Schuylkill River Bridges at Spring Garden Street, University of Pennsylvania Plan, and Rodin Museum
Specifications for the general contract, Main Building and Library Extension, University of Texas, Austin, Texas by Paul Philippe Cret ( Book )
1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Henry Bradley Storrs papers by John Henry Bradley Storrs ( )
in Multiple languages and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Four scrapbooks and a portfolio kept by John and Marguerite Storrs contain newspaper and magazine clippings of articles and illustrations as well as printed material from exhibitions, social events, and professional activities. Also found is a portfolio containing scattered items regarding the publication of Song of Myself with original wood engravings by John Storrs. An additional scrapbook, compiled by John Storrs, dates from the 1940s and includes material regarding the service of Storrs' daughter Monica as a nurse during World War II. This scrapbook contains photographs from the war, correspondence, and printed material
Warren Powers Laird architectural records and papers by Warren Powers Laird ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Laird's documentation includes correspondence, manuscript notes and lists, printed competition programs, formal reports to clients, printed ephemera and newsclippings. Laird also preserved a variety of visual material, including his own sketches of his planning projects and of competition entries, clippings of architectural drawings and buildings from professional journals and newspapers, photographic images of architectural drawings, models, buildings and sites and a relatively small number of photomechanical reproductions of architectural drawings
Llewellyn R. Price architectural drawings by Llewellyn R Price ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection comprises student drawings executed between 1919 and 1922. Most of the drawings are watercolor renderings. A group of ten drawings can be clearly identified as work done in "Atelier Cret" during Price's final year of study. One drawing was produced as Price's entry in the Emerson Prize competition. The collection contains no personal papers or records of Price's architectural practice and no materials related to Price's position as Instructor in Design
University of Texas buildings collection by University of Texas ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Consists of architectural drawings, correspondence, specifications, WPA grant applications and construction photographs beginning with the first Main Building (1882) and currently growing with erratic acquisitions
Aaron Colish architectural records by Aaron Colish ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection comprises photographic materials and memorabilia (chiefly marketing brochures) related to architectural projects of Aaron Colish (1910-1997), as well as drawings not related to projects and a small amount of personal material. The bulk of the collection consists of 56 photographic prints and marketing brochures documenting seven of Colish's projects executed between 1939 and 1967. This includes his most celebrated project, the 2601 Parkway apartment building, which he designed in collaboration with Paul P. Cret. A small number of original drawings, dated 1976 appear to be illustrations for a "history of architecture" modeled on those found in Sir Bannister Fletcher's History of Architecture on the Comparative Method. Photographs by identified photographers include a 1957 portrait photograph of Colish by Fabian Bachrach and project photographs by John Gruenberg, E. Penrose, Eleanor Price, Jules Schick, Skyphotos, Jacob Stelman and Morris Worrell, Jr. This collection was assembled from materials remaining in Colish's home and office after his death by Myles D. Wilson, the executor of Colish's estate. No project-related architectural drawings, project files, office files or models which may have existed at the time of Colish's death were found at the time these materials were donated to the Architectural Archives
Report accompanying the general plan of development, January 1933 by Paul Philippe Cret ( Book )
1 edition published in 1933 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Eternal Light Peace Memorial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Souvenir model of the Eternal Light Peace Memorial after the original by architect Paul Philippe Cret and sculptor Lee Lawrie in Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in the form of bookends
George Howe papers by George Howe ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Eternal Light Peace Monument peace eternal in a nation united ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
University of Texas Austin, Texas by Paul Philippe Cret ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Cret, Paul
Cret, Paul 1876-1945
Paul Philippe Cret
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