Carson Pirie Scott

Siry Joseph M
Long recognized as a Chicago landmark, the Carson Pirie Scott Building also represents a milestone in the development of architecture. The last large commercial structure designed by Louis Sullivan, the Carson building reflected the culmination of the famed architect's career as a creator of tall steel buildings. In this study,... Read More
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Long recognized as a Chicago landmark, the Carson Pirie Scott Building also represents a milestone in the development of architecture. The last large commercial structure designed by Louis Sullivan, the Carson building reflected the culmination of the famed architect's career as a creator of tall steel buildings. In this study, Joseph Siry traces the origins of the building's design and analyzes its role in commercial, urban, and architectural history.
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Publisher University of Chicago Press
ISBN-10 0226761371
ISBN-13 9780226761374
GTIN-13 9780226761374
GTIN-14 09780226761374
Series Chicago Architecture and Urbanism
Subtitle Louis Sullivan and the Chicago Department Store
Author Siry Joseph M
Edition 1
Language Code eng
Page Count 304
Publication Date Jul 9, 2012
Dimension 6.1 in 8.9 in 0.7 in