Exterior view of the Seagram Building and plaza at midday, New York City
  • Ezra Stoller (photographer)
  • Philip Johnson (furniture designer)
  • Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (architect)
  • Philip Johnson (interior designer)
  • Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (furniture designer)
  • Phyllis Lambert (planning director)
  • Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (interior designer)
  • Samuel Bronfman (client)
  • Philip Johnson (architect)

Exterior view of the Seagram Building and plaza at midday, New York City


1958 or later

Quantity / Object type:
1 photograph(s)
Technique and media:

Gelatin silver print


comp.: 14.6 x 10.3 cm

Reference number:


Document Type:
  • postcard
Point of View:
  • exterior view
Physical characteristics and technical requirements:

- This photograph is printed on postcard stock.


imprinted - in the image, l.c. to l.r.: "AL SCHACHT'S" [t. of building façade] imprinted and dated - in black typeface, on the print, verso, c.l. to u.l.: "Post Card" [sideways]; c.: "Printed in Western Germany" [upside down]; l.l. to c.l.: "THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART / 11 West 53 Street, New York 19, N.Y." [sideways]; and l.r. to c.r.: with title and "1955 - 57. Mies / van der Rohe and Philip Johnson, Architects. / (Photo Ezra Stoller)" [sideways] inscribed - by an unknown hand, in graphite, on the print, verso, l.l. to l.r.: "Phyllis - / Happy / Birthday - / Lori" [sideways]

  • architecture
  • landscape architecture
Credit line:
Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal

© Estate of Ezra Stoller


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