Year of Completion

1963

Client

Yale University

Material of interest

Stone

Material Used

White, Gray-Veined, Vermont Marble

Material Properties

The 1 and 1/4 inch thick marble panes are thin enough to allow light to filter beyond the material and into the library space beyond, to light the space, but to not damge the collections.

Application

Panes that serve as 'windows' that are framed by granite

Climate

Humid Continental

Keywords

stone, library, yale

Location

New Haven, Connecticut, USA

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Disciplines

Architecture

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

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Architecture Commons

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