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Creator Name: Elmslie, George Grant
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Designer
Creator Dates/Places: Born in Scotland;
Creator Birth Place: Scotland
Creator Name-CRT: George Grant Elmslie
Creation Start Date: 1922
Creation End Date: 1922
Creation Date: 1922
Object Type: Architecture
Materials and Techniques: Stained and clear glass, lead caming
Dimensions: H 15 in., W 11 in.
AMICA Contributor: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Owner Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
ID Number: 98.256.3
Credit Line: Gift of Roger G. Kennedy
Elmslie began drawing up plans for the Capitol Building and Loan in 1918, but construction did begin until 1922, after the firm of Purcell and Elmslie had been dissolved. By this time the Prairie School was fast losing ground to modernism, but in the widows for the Capitol Building and Loan, Elmslie still used repeated geometric forms and colors to unify the interior and exterior. This window features a circle motif, reminiscent of the windows in Frank Lloyd Wright's Avery Coonley playhouse (1912).
AMICA ID: MIA_.98.256.3
Component Measured: overall
Measurement Unit: in
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights:
? The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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