Drawing, "Study for Maximum Mass Permitted by the 1916 New York Zoning Law, Stage 3", 1922
Black crayon, stumped and erased; brush and black wash over photostat, varnish, on illustration board. Gift of Mrs. Hugh Ferriss. 1969-137-3.
- Designed by Hugh Ferriss
What is this?
Rendering of very dark, monumental high-rise building complex with tall set back central tower, flanked by two shorter towers, each with setback upper stories that form a pyramid-shaped tops. Background shaded with cross-hatching to create a halo effect behind the building complex in the foreground.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Nancy and Edwin Marks Collection Gallery: Treasures from the Collection, Thursday, October 16, 2003 - Sunday, May 02, 2004