Theme Center - New York World's Fair 1939

 
Theme Center - New York World's Fair 1939
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  • Title :     Theme Center - New York World's Fair 1939
  • Artist:     Wallace K. Harrison Designer J. André Fouilhoux Designer
  • Accession:     86.17.1
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     1937 1938, design date
  • Dimensions:     Inches 36-1/4 31 diameter Inches 34 3-5/8 3-5/8 Trylon height and width at base Inches 12 30 diameter Dimensions from base to top of perishere, Centimeters 92.1 78.7 diameter Centimeters 86.4 9.2 9.2 Trylon height and width at base Centimeters 30.5 76.2 diameter Dimensions from base to top of perishere
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Architecture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions , Architecture/Architectural Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     86.17.1.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Architecture
Description:
Stainless steel model of the Trylon and Perisphere from the 1939 New York World's Fair; wooden circular base with plastic lining.