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Bagnall, David.
An American Palace: Chicago's Samuel M. Nickerson House.
An American Palace: Chicago's Samuel M. Nickerson House, explores the rich and varied history of one of Chicago's grandest Gilded Age residences. Commissioned by Chicago banker Samuel M. Nickerson in 1879, the house was designed by the architectural firm Burling and Whitehouse of Chicago and finished in 1883, during a time of unprecedented economic growth in the Midwest between the end of the Civil War and the outbreak of World War I. Beautifully illustrated, this volume provides a comprehensive history and stunning photographic tour of the Samuel M. Nickerson house while firmly situating it within Chicago's rich legacy of architectural and interior design.

Category: Architecture, Region
Binding: Cl.
Pages: 120 pp
Publisher: Driehaus Museum
Year: 2012.
Publication Place: Chicago,
ISBN: 9780615478449
Book Id: 91055

Price: $37.50

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