Objects of Art

Odaslique and Slave Painting
On Reconnaissance Painting


Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1905/00/00 Henry Walters Benefactor Construction begins on Henry Walters' art gallery a block south of his mansion on W Monument Street (Mount Vernon Place), on the northwest corner of N Charles Street at W Centre Street.
1909/00/00 William Adams Delano Architect Designed by William A Delano, Henry Walters' art gallery is completed. The exterior was inspired by the Hotel Pourtales in Paris and its interior was modeled after the "Collegio dei Gesuiti" (now the Palazzo dell'Universita) in Genoa.

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Particulars for Walters Art Museum:
Other Description American Italinate
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Area of Significance Business
Area of Significance Commerce
Criteria Historic Event
Architectural Style Italianate
Owner Private

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