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James Austin Photograph Collection of French and Italian Medieval Architecture

 Collection
Call Number: VRC 311

Scope and Contents

Rich collection of black and white unmounted photographs documenting French Romanesque and Gothic architecture and architectural sculpture with some coverage of Italian medieval architectural. Many buildings with comprehensive coverage of exterior and interior views including complete cycles of column capitals. Purchased from James Austin, Cambridge, England.

Dates

  • ca. 1965-1980

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University. Further use of this material may be subject to the copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms or conditions.

Arrangement

Arranged in folders alphabetically by city or region name, several folders containing more than one building within a specific geographical region. Diagrams and/or lists with identifying information for each photograph included in each folder.

Extent

12.46 Linear Feet (23 boxes)

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/vrc.0311

Overview

Rich collection of black and white unmounted photographs documenting French Romanesque and Gothic architecture and architectural sculpture with some coverage of Italian medieval architectural. Many buildings with comprehensive coverage of exterior and interior views including complete cycles of column capitals. Purchased from James Austin, Cambridge, England.
Title
James Austin Photograph Collection of French and Italian Medieval Architecture
Author
Compiled by Robert Carlucci
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

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