River Club ballroom designed by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
between 1940 and 1965
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.
Identification on attachment (typewritten): The new ballroom in the fashionable River Club. Lighted from life-size carved wood figures of sea gods holding cornucopias of bronze, with painted panels in between - inspired by Constantin Guys and the Victorian elegance of the 19th century. Walls and woodwork in rose beige. This is the River Club in New York City.
River Club ballroom designed by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings, between 1940 and 1965 / Richard Garrison, photographer. Terence Harold Robsjohn-Gibbings papers, 1898-1977, bulk 1915-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Current copyright status is undetermined
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560