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Trylon and perisphere

Barbara Cohen

Trylon and perisphere

the 1939 New York World"s Fair

by Barbara Cohen

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Published by Abrams in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement Barbara Cohen, Steven Heller, Seymour Chwast.
ContributionsHeller, Steven., Chwast, Seymour.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsT785.B1 C64 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2031803M
ISBN 100810924153
LC Control Number88007427

Trylon and perisphere Contributor Names Gottscho-Schleisner, Inc., photographer. Oblique view of helicline, trylon and perisphere Contributor Names Gottscho-Schleisner, Inc., photographer.

The Trylon and Perisphere were two monumental modernistic structures designed by architects Wallace Harrison and J. Andre Fouilhoux that were together known as the Theme Center of the New York World's Fair; the Perisphere was a tremendous sphere, feet in diameter, connected to the foot spire-shaped Trylon by what was at the time the world's longest . This attractive English vintage book has plenty of surprises as the children battle over the Unlucky Drum. Share the story and the unique color and line drawings from Victorian England. A very special gift for your musician, historian or classic toys collector. Type: One Classic Toy Book - The Children's Drum - Color Printing - 16 PagesBrand: Perisphere and Trylon Retro Games.

(Original Caption) No matter how you look at it, the Trylon, Perisphere, and all the surrounding buildings of the World's Fair out in the Erstwhile Flushing Meadows are more than attractive and intriguing. This is the theme center as seen from the Navy blimp T.C. Its a new angle - but a familiar structure. Trylon and Perisphere: New York World's Fair Paperback – July 1 by Barbara Cohen (Author), Steven Heller (Author), Seymour Chwast (Author) & out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from /5(2).


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Trylon and Perisphere - The New York World's Fair. New York, Harry N. Abrams Inc., Octavo. 80 pages with amazing illustrations throughout the publication.4/5(4). Included are color photos of posters, collectibles, toys, souvenirs, postcards & etc. Trylon & Perisphere is an authoritative and definitive book recommended for anyone with an interest in the subject matter of the /40 world's fair/5(6).

Inmillions of people headed to the New York World's Fair, anticipating its reassuring theme, "Building the World of Tomorrow." Looming over the Fair were the imposing Trylon and Perisphere. The tall needle-like Trylon stood for limitless opportunity while the globe-shaped Perisphere implied stability.

Visitors likely missed this symbolism. Trylon and perisphere book Perisphere Ponderings. World's Fair Historian David J. Cope has volunteered to transcribe all his research notes and lectures on the Fair so they can be added throughout the site in the form of Trylon Tidbits and Perisphere Ponderings.

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by Barbara Cohen, Steven Heller, et al. | Jul 1, out of 5 stars 6. Paperback More Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide: Box Office Mojo Find Movie Box Office Data: ComiXology Thousands of. People visit the Trylon and Perisphere at the New York World's Fair.

Inside the Perisphere was a diorama of a futuristic utopian city named Democracity. The starward – pointing Trylon Or sneer At this our Perisphere. Perhaps Joe del Percio awarded the Trylon and the Perisphere its review. Standing in the theme center, the fourteen year old Queens native commented: "This was our ball field, here at the Perisphere.

Over there by the parking lot was the golf course where we worked as caddies. Before the New York State Pavilion and Unisphere became symbols of the World's Fair in Flushing, Queens, the Trylon and Perisphere towered. Trylon and Perisphere.

Names New York World's Fair ( New York, N.Y.) (Creator) Collection. New York World's Fair records. VII. Operating Division. VII.B. Construction Department. VII.B Documentation Photographs.

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Perisphere & Trylon: Publication date: 02/29/ Age Range: 6 - 18 Years: Customer Reviews. Barnes & Noble Press. Publish your book with B&N. Learn : $ Colorful New York World's Fair Needle Book with Trylon and Perisphere on front and Vanity Fair Building on back.

Measures 6 1/2" x 3 1/2" folded, in good condition with wear as shown and quite a few needles still inside. Shipped from a smoke-free home. No returns on vintage items. We ship via USPS First Class Parcel so you have tracking for your Rating: % positive. New York World's Fair Trylon Perisphere Original Souvenir Miniature Book Chrome Cover with Composite Binding Pictures Photos Images TreasuredMomentz 5 out of.

If the Trylon and Perisphere were spectacular in daytime, at night they became magical. The Trylon’s only illumination came from a series of small, red airplane warning lights. Banks of floodlights carefully aimed at the Perisphere transformed it into a huge, blue “planet”.

The Trylon and Perisphere were, respectively, a three-sided obelisk and a sphere mounted on five steel pillars.

Connecting and encircling the two buildings was a foot ramp called the : Luke Fiederer. As far as your webmaster knew, the last extant representation of the Trylon and Perisphere, the central attractions of the NYC World’s Fair, were the mosaics in the ticket booth and lobby at the Trylon Theatre on Queens Boulevard and 99th Street.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In a post-apocalyptic future, three theme park robots designed as /5.New York World's Fair Trylon & Perisphere Compact.

This is a sweet little cream and gold compact whose maker is a mystery. The top of the case features a gold trylon and perisphere in 3-dimensional application on a raised center platform.

The sides bevel downward and the back of the case has the same shaping.