Essential Architecture- Rhode Island

Newport Casino

architect

McKim, Mead & White

location

Newport, RI.

date

1879-80

style

Shingle Style

construction

brick and timber

type

casino
 
  a: front, photo, J. Cohen.
 
  b: angle, photo 1990, R. Ennis.
 
  c: angle view, photo 1970s, G. Thomas.
 
  d: rear view, print, Century Magazine, May 1884, p.328.
   
  e: rear facade, c.1905, Detroit Publishing Co., Library of Congress.
 
  g: exterior detail, photo 1990, R. Ennis.
 
  h: rear court, photo 1988, J. Cohen.
   
  110j: detail of left front, photo P. Scott.
and
110k: detail of brick arch at entry, photo P. Scott.
   
  110l: detail in corner of rear court, photo P. Scott.
and 110n: shingled arch over passage to rear court, photo P. Scott.
 
  110m: detail with tower in rear court, photo P. Scott.
 

links

 

Society of Architectural Historians

Special thanks to the Society of Architectural Historians
for some of the images on this page (copyright SAH).
www.essential-architecture.com