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Vinci, John

Overview
Works: 12 works in 33 publications in 2 languages and 1,115 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogues raisonnés  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: NA6253.C4, 725.25
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Most widely held works about John Vinci
 
Most widely held works by John Vinci
The complete architecture of Adler & Sullivan by Adler and Sullivan( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louis Sullivan (1856-1924) was a giant of architecture, the father of architectural modernism, and one of the earliest builders of the skyscraper. Along with Dankmar Adler (1844-1900) he designed many of the buildings that defined nineteenth-century architecture not only in Chicago but in cities across America - and continue to be admired today. Among their iconic designs are the former Chicago Stock Exchange, Chicago's Auditorium Building and Carson Pirie Scott flagship store, the Wain-wright Building in St. Louis, and the Guaranty Building in Buffalo. This first-of-its-kind catalogue raisonne of the work of Adler and Sullivan - both as a team and individual architects - is a lavish celebration of the designs of these two seminal architects who paved the way for the modern skylines that continue to inspire city dwellers today. The quest to pull together a complete catalogue was first undertaken in 1952 by photographers Aaron Siskind and Richard Nickel, and this intense, decades-long labor of love has resulted in an extensive and unique resource that includes a complete listing of all of the buildings and projects undertaken by Adler and Sullivan. Each listing contains historic photographs, architectural plans (when available), and a description of each project. Alongside over 250 essays are eight hundred photographs of their buildings - many of which have since been demolished - including images by Nickel, Siskind, and other noted photographers. This rich, incomparable reference will be treasured by readers interested in architecture, photography, and Chicago's rich history as an architectural mecca
The Art Institute of Chicago : the Stock Exchange Trading Room by John Vinci( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Trading Room : Louis Sullivan and the Chicago Stock Exchange by John Vinci( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago's historic Hyde Park by Susan O'Connor Davis( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Chicago's Historic Hyde Park, Susan O'Connor Davis offers readers a biography of this distinguished neighborhood, from house to home, and from architect to resident. Along the way, she weaves a fascinating tapestry, describing Hyde Park--Kenwood's most celebrated structures from the time of Lincoln through the racial upheaval and destructive urban renewal of the 1940s, 50s, and 60s into the preservationist movement of the last thirty-five years. Coupled with hundreds of historical photographs, drawings, and current views, Davis recounts the life stories of these gorgeous buildings--and of the astounding talents that built them. This is architectural history at its best
The auditorium building : its history and architectural significance by Daniel H Perlman( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conflict & creativity : architects & sculptors in Chicago 1871-1937( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illinois architecture : a garment of poetic imagery( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles important Illinois buildings, decade by decade, built in the past 100 years. Features the many different buildings from Frank Lloyd Wright's Dana-Thomas House in Springfield to Helmut Jahn's United Airlines Terminal at Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Begins with Illinois passing the first law regulating and licensing architects in 1897
The building--Chicago Stock Exchange( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interviews with passers-by, aldermen, and a former tenant of the Chicago Stock Exchange recorded during the building's demolition in 1972. Architect John Vinci, photographer Richard Nickel, and others also discuss the Adler and Sullivan building, its demolition, and the acquisition of the Board of Trade room by the Art Institue of Chicago
Phase II of the restoration of the library reading room of the Louis Sullivan and Dankmar Adler Auditiorium Building for Roosevelt University : completion report by John Vinci( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Restoration and rehabilitation of the Rudolph Ganz Memorial Recital Hall for Roosevelt University : completion report by John Vinci( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The complete architecture of Adler & Sullivan
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