"Park Avenue Foyer, Looking Toward the Main Lobby..."

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Title

"Park Avenue Foyer, Looking Toward the Main Lobby..."

Subject

Mural painting and decoration

Description

Black and white photograph depicting the Park Avenue Foyer looking toward the Main Lobby from the 1935 publication "The Waldorf-Astoria" by Richard Averill Smith.

"...the walls and pilaster are of Rockwood Stone...Louis Rigal designed the rug to harmonize with his murals."

Creator

Smith, Richard Averill

Publisher

The Waldorf-Astoria

Date

1935

Relation

Histories & Publications

Is Part Of

Smith, R.A. (1935). The Waldorf-Astoria. New York: The Waldorf-Astoria.

Format

image | jpeg

Medium

promotional materials

Type

StillImage

Coverage

Waldorf-Astoria Hotel -- 1931-present
Foyer -- Park Avenue

Temporal Coverage

1931 - 1939

Original Format

promotional materials

Citation

Smith, Richard Averill, “"Park Avenue Foyer, Looking Toward the Main Lobby...",” Host to the World, accessed August 4, 2021, https://waldorfnewyorkcity.com/archive/items/show/64.