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Caixa Forum Barcelona

Description: Caixa Forum is the former Casarramona textile factory. The canopy sheltering the main entrance was designed by Arata Isozaki.
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Date: 1911/2002
Creator: Isozaki, Arata & Puig y Cadafalch, José
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Barcelona Pavilion

Description: The view is through the glass to the sculpture, Dawn, by Georg Kolbe, situated in the reflecting pool. The highly figured marble is visible behind the standing statue.
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Date: 1929
Creator: Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig

Barcelona Pavilion

Description: The reflecting pool is in the foreground with the pavilion in the background on an angle. The view shows the glass walls and possibility of looking through the building and beyond.
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Date: 1929
Creator: Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig
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Fan

Description: Folding fan. Plain shaped wooden sticks and guards. Leaf of cream paper with thin border of brown. On the leaf are three printed vignettes: 1) view of a street through an archway, titled "Calle de Cuchilleros"; 2) View of the exterior of a church/mission, titled "San Antonio de la Florida"; 3) Scene of a bear shaking a tree, entitled "Madrid". Maker's stamp on back of leaf at guard: "Casa de Diego" Created between 1950 and 1986.
Date: 1950/1986
Creator: Casa de Diego (Madrid, Spain)

Mules

Description: Mules of red leather. The backless shoes are designed with pointed toe, squared at tip, and with rounded vamp. At top of vamp on each shoe is a large flattened sphere of same leather. Platform/sole of white leather. The low, set-in heels taper to base, and are covered in same red leather. Stamped on insole: "Hand made in Spain / Simorettes / World famous kid" Stamped on sole: "8 1/2"; "N"
Date: [1950..1980]

Anderton Court Shops

Description: This detail view of the shopping center shows some Christmas tree decoration and the entrance overhangs and a portion of the steeple like structure rising from the center of the building.
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Date: 1952/1954
Creator: Wright, Frank Lloyd

Hat

Description: Hat created with a tan silk scarf printed with black "leopard print". The framework is a pillbox style low, cylindrical, slightly domed crown, over which the silk scarf is fastened, pulled to back forming knotted ornament with trailing end. Lined in white silk, with inner black grosgrain ribbon hatband, with translucent brown plastic comb at inside front to secure to wearer's head. Designer's label: "EISA" Scarf signed in print: "Balenciaga"
Date: 1956
Creator: Balenciaga, Cristóbal

Pillbox Hat

Description: Pillbox hat. The short, flat-topped cylindrical crown of tan netting is completely covered with rows of artificial magenta pink silk flowers, which have yellow thread and green plush centers. Inside the lower edge of the crown is a dark green grosgrain ribbon band which has two sections of elastic cord sewn along the sides to form loops to help secure the hat to wearer's head. Label sewn into inner ribbon band: "Eisa" Donor stated that this hat was "...to wear with a black day outfit."
Date: 1960/1965
Creator: Balenciaga, Cristóbal

Pillbox Hat

Description: Brown velvet pillbox cocktail hat. The low, circular crown of the hat is slightly domed. At front of hat is pinned a large 3-dimensional pear-shaped openwork jeweled ornament of gold wire set with various colors and shapes of stones. Inside of hat lined in black cloth. Around inside lower edge of crown is brown grosgrain ribbon band. Sewn to inner band is a plastic comb to help secure hat to wearer's head. Maker's label sewn to inner ribbon band: "Eisa". The jeweled ornament is attributed to Robert Goossens of Paris, who is known to have supplied Balenciaga. Donor notes of this hat: "...to wear with short black cocktail dresses."
Date: 1960/1965
Creator: Balenciaga, Cristóbal

Pillbox Hat

Description: Pillbox hat covered in sapphire blue silk. Large sapphire blue silk rose accent with green leaves at right front. Lined in navy blue silk with navy grosgrain ribbon inner headband. Comb for securing hat to wearer's head at inside front. Designer's label on inside headband at back: "Eisa"
Date: 1962
Creator: Balenciaga, Cristóbal

[Apartments]

Description: Photograph of apartment houses along the Onar River in Gerona, Spain. The river is visible in the foreground. The apartments rise directly out of the opposing river bank.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

Dawn

Description: The view of the sculpture is from the reflection made by the sculpture in the reflecting basin of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe's Barcelona Pavilion from 1929. The figure is a nude female with arms gracefully raised above her head.
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Date: unknown
Creator: Kolbe, Georg

Fan

Description: Folding fan with wooden sticks and guards, and paper leaf. The guards have applied celluloid(?) panels, the lower sections plain and the upper decorated with pastel "scales" in blue and yellow. Set with colored stones in square recesses. The paper leaf is painted on one side with a stylized design of clusters of roses in reds, pinks, and yellow/orange on a pink/mauve ground with blue shapes. "U"-shaped bail ring at bottom.
Date: 192u

[Gerona]

Description: Photograph of a street in Gerona, Spain. A wall and iron fence lead towards an archway in the foreground. The street passes under the archway into the background. Buildings rise above the archway.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Gerona]

Description: Photograph a stairway in Gerona, Spain. A girl stands midway up the stairway. The stairway leads up into a street above. Buildings above are visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Montserrat]

Description: Photograph of Montserrat mountain in Spain. The photograph was taken from a high vantage point looking down towards the valley below. Trees on a rocky hillside are visible in the foreground. The river and valley are visible bellow. The surrounding region is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray

[Montserrat]

Description: Photograph of the mountain of Montserrat in Spain. Rocky cliffs are visible in the foreground. The river and valley are visible below. The adjacent mountainside is visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Gough, Ray