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A Quest for Grandeur: Charles Moore and the Federal Triangle

A Quest for Grandeur: Charles Moore and the Federal Triangle

$34.95

MOORE. Tompkins, Sally Kress

Cl. Washington, DC, 1993

Book ID: 69152

Captures the neoclassical elegance and Art Deco details of the public buildings of Washington D.C.'s Federal Triangle. Also reveals how Charles Moore, chairman of the Commission of Fine Arts from 1915 - 1937, laid the critical foundation for the Federal Triangle complex by forging a unique consensus of aesthetic and political thought.

160 pp., B&W illus.