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Date

5-1974

Description

The silhouettes of Oscar Niemeyer’s public architecture create the horizon of this Brasilia sunset photographed by Chet Smolski in 1974. Niemeyer’s distinctly shaped buildings are a symbol of Brasilia. Note the top of the Catedral de Brasilia pointing above the ministry buildings at frame left.

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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

Subject Headings

Architects -- Building designers -- Brazil; Cities and Towns -- Brazil -- Federal District -- Brasilia;

Country Name

Brazil

Region Name

Federal District

City Name

Brasilia

Keywords

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

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