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Magic Chef -- Noguchi ceiling

Black and white image of the main lobby at the Magic Chef Buidling. This is the same image that was colorized when published in certain magazines at the time.

  

For more information on Saint Louis modern architect Harris Armstrong, check out my blog architectural ruminations.

 

Photograph courtesy of the Harris Armstrong Archives, Special Collections, Washington University in Saint Louis.

   

Ceiling for Magic Chef Building, (sculpture).

 

Artist:

Armstrong, Harris, 1899- , architect.

Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988, designer.

Title:

Ceiling for Magic Chef Building, (sculpture).

Dates:

1947-1948.

Medium:

Plaster.

Subject:

Undetermined

Object Type:

Sculpture

Owner:

Stockstrom, Arthur, Magic Chef Building, South Kingshighway, St. Louis, Missouri

References:

St. Louis Art Museum, 1988.

Related Works:

For model see: 28110045.

 

information from the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

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