Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Architecture and Urban Planning Collection
Record:
Work Record ID:
5238
Reproduction Record ID:
5238
Work Class:
Architecture
Work Type:
office building
Title:
Cincinnati Enquirer Building
Title Type:
preferred
Material:
bronze (metal)
Material Type:
other
Material:
limestone
Material Type:
other
Date:
1928
Date Type:
creation
Location:
617 Vine Street (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Location:
Cincinnati (Ohio)
Location Type:
site
Style Period:
Art Deco
Culture:
American
Subject:
bronzes
Subject:
gargoyles
Subject:
Cincinnati Enquirer
Subject:
central business districts
Subject:
historic buildings
Subject:
National Register of Historic Places
Subject:
Cincinnati (Ohio)
Description:
The 617 Vine Building (1928, restored 1982) has a symmetrical facade. The bronze work of the ground level shops has been restored. Art Deco bas relief interrupt the dressed limestone facade. Beneath the stone balcony crouched figures peer down. The lower floors of 617 Vine used to house the offices of the Cincinnati Enquirer.
Information Source:
Clubbe, John. Cincinnati Observed. Architecture and History. Columbus: Ohio State UP, 1991. 66.
Reproduction Creator:
Cincinnati Preservation Association
Reproduction Creator Type:
donor
Reproduction Date:
1982
Reproduction Date Type:
creation
Reproduction View:
Facade sculpture
Reproduction View Type:
detail view
Reproduction Information Source:
Cincinnati Preservation Association
Reproduction Rights Statement:
These images are for non-profit use educational use. Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of material in physical or digital form requires prior written permission from the copyright holder.

Cincinnati Enquirer Building