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Proposal for a park on the main east-west axis of the city at Congress Street and Fifty-Second Avenue, from "Plan of Chicago," 1909

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Description: Proposal for a park on the main east-west axis of the city at Congress Street and...
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Description: The Architecture of Western Gardens: A Design History from the Renaissance to the...
The term ‘Beaux-Arts’ is rarely used to describe a specific school of gardening or a single style of garden design. The Beaux-Arts method or tradition is, as numerous studies in recent years have shown, a methodological attitude with reference to an architectural project which, being formal, is characterized by the hierarchical organization of its components and the pragmatic use of...
PublisherMIT Press
Related print edition pages: pp.399-408
https://doi.org/10.37862/aaeportal.00122.056

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