Essential Architecture- the North East

Guild House

architect

Venturi, Rauch & Assoc.

location

Philadelphia, PA.

date

1960-63 (H:1962-66)

style

Postmodern

construction

concrete frame, brick cladding

type

Apartment Building
 
  a: view, photo, J. Cohen.
   
  b: central facade, photo, J. Cohen. and entry column
 
  d: front facade, photo 1977, R. Longstreth.
 
  e: front facade from below, photo 1967, R. Longstreth.
 
  f: entry, photo 1967, R. Longstreth.
 
  g: rear facade, photo 1978, R. Longstreth.
 
  h: top floor lounge, photo 1977, M. Clausen.
 
  i: oblique view of entrance, photo 1977, M. Clausen.
 

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