Image ID
HB-07051-N
Headline
Dining room in Morton D. May residence
Date Depicted
July 30, 1942
Date Created
July 30, 1942
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
HB-07051-N, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Acquisition Source
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
6561
Max Pixels - Width
8154
KEYWORDS
built environment
architecture
Hedrich-Blessing
Ladue (Mo.)
Architectural Forum
House & Garden
Ideal Home
Progressive Architecture
May, Morton D., Jr.
Jarvis, Howard
Marx, Samuel, 1902-
modernism
May Department Stores Company
art collections
dining rooms
furniture
interior decoration
Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
1991.505
buildings
interior views
residence
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dining room in morton d may residence

Interior view of a dining room, featuring a stone table and side bar, as well as dining chairs upholstered in checked fabric, inside the Morton D. May residence in Ladue, Missouri, July 30, 1942. The iage also various works of art from Morton's collection, including a large-scale mountain landscape above the side bar and a horse sculpture on a pedestal. Photographed for Morton D. May, Howard Jarvis, and architect Samuel Marx, as well as publications Architectural Forum, House & Garden, Ideal Home, and Progressive Architecture.

Interior view of a dining room, featuring a stone table and side bar, as well as dining chairs upholstered in checked fabric, inside the Morton D. May residence in Ladue, Missouri, July 30, 1942. The iage also various works of art from Morton's collection, including a large-scale mountain landscape above the side bar and a horse sculpture on a pedestal. Photographed for Morton D. May, Howard Jarvis, and architect Samuel Marx, as well as publications Architectural Forum, House & Garden, Ideal Home, and Progressive Architecture.