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Date

5-1974

Description

From the Catedral de Brasilia, this photograph looks west toward the National Congress Building. In the foreground is one of the statues, distinctly modernist that line the entry to the Catedral. Both the Catedral de Brasilia and the National Congress Building were designed by Oscar Niemeyer.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cathedral_of_Bras%C3%ADlia

Rights

This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Creator 2 Dates

1907 -

Creator 2 Role

Architect

Building Type

Church

Building Style

Modernism

Subject Headings

Architecture -- Public Architecture -- Brazil; Architects -- Building Designers;

Country Name

Brazil

Region Name

Federal District

City Name

Brasilia

Keywords

public architecture; Brasilia, Federal District; Brazil; Oscar Niemeyer;

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