Quantcast

Elevator cab

Designer: Corbett, Harrison & MacMurray
(American)

Designer: Hood & Fouilhoux (American)
Designer: Reinhard & Hofmeister (American)
Manufacturer: Mr. and Mrs. S.E. Barnette
Manufacturer: W. S. Tyler Cab Co.
Date: 1935
Medium: Spanish elm ("Camaletta" wood) and metal (copper, zinc, nickel alloy) on steel
Dimensions: exterior (taken from platform after removal of cab): W. 84, D. 72 inches (7 x 6 feet; 213.4 x 182.9 cm.) interior: H. 97 inches (8 feet 1 inch; 246.4 cm.) W. 80 inches (6 feet 8 inch; 203.2 cm.) D. to front wall 61 inches (5 feet 1 inch; 154.9 cm.); to exterior of doorway 67 inches (5 feet, 7 inches; 170.2 cm.) doorway: H. 84 inches (7 feet; 213.4 cm.) W. 48 inches (4 feet; 121.9 cm.)
Classification: Woodwork-Architectural
Credit Line: Gift of Westinghouse Electric Corporation and Rockefeller Center, Inc., 1979
Accession Number: 1979.110a-j

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word:
481911

Close