Elevator Panel from the Manhattan Building (set of four)

about 1889–91
Designed by William Le Baron Jenney (1832–1907), Designed by William B. Mundie (American, 1863–1939), Manufactured by Winslow Brothers Company (active 1887–1921)


Place of Manufacture: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Dimensions

Height x width: 78 1/2 x 13 3/4 x 1/2 in. (199.4 x 34.9 x 1.3 cm)

Accession Number

2011.37.1-4

Medium or Technique

Cast iron with electroplated copper finish

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Architectural elements

Markings

Inscribed in base: TBD.

Provenance

About 1889-91, fabricated by for the Manhattan Building, Chicago, IL; 2010, Wright Auctions, Chicago, IL; 2010, purchased by the Museum at Wright Auctions.

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund