Model: Beach Chalet staircase

 
Model: Beach Chalet staircase
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  • Title :     Model: Beach Chalet staircase
  • Artist:     Michael von Meyer Designer Works Progress Administration Other relation
  • Accession:     XX1992.133 a,b
  • Country:     United States San Francisco California
  • Date:     circa 1934
  • Dimensions:     Inches 10-1/2 14-1/4 4-1/2 Dimensions, overall Inches 9-7/8 7-1/4 2-7/8 Dimensions, fish post (a) Inches 1-5/8 5-1/4 4-1/2 Dimensions, pointed step (b), Centimeters 26.7 36.2 11.4 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 25.1 18.4 7.3 Dimensions, fish post (a) Centimeters 4.1 13.3 11.4 Dimensions, pointed step (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Architecture
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Architecture/Architectural Design , WPA/Federal Arts Project , Animals , New Deal
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1992.133 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Architecture
Description:
Two piece hand-carved wooden model staircase for the Beach Chalet, San Francisco; fish shaped post with curvilinear intertwined branch-form balustrade on pointed step. a: post, b: step