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View with pergola, Biltmore Estate, Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina

Biltmore Estate (Asheville, N.C.)
Biltmore House (Asheville, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View with pergola, Biltmore Estate, Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Mansions
Pergolas
Original Format:
Color slides; 2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1041pnc002
Architect:
Architect:
Architect:
Landscape architect:
Architect-tile layer:
Created Date:
to
Description:
Provenance: George Washington Vanderbilt (heir to railroad fortune), first owner | Historical Note: The mansion provides a preeminent example of elite architecture, decorative arts, and domestic arrangements. Guastavino provided the design for the self-supporting tiled vaults. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historic Landmark.
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building:

Provenance note:
George Washington Vanderbilt (heir to railroad fortune), first owner
Historical note:
The mansion provides a preeminent example of elite architecture, decorative arts, and domestic arrangements. Guastavino provided the design for the self-supporting tiled vaults. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historical Landmark.
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Biltmore (Asheville, N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Mansions
Historic sites
Resorts
Tiles
Decoration and ornament
Architecture, Domestic
Guastavino vaults
Vaults (Architecture)
National Register of Historic Places
National Historic Landmarks
Historic buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
35.566899, -82.544711

Building:

Architect:
Built:
Community:
Asheville
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
28803
Provenance note:
George Washington Vanderbilt (heir to railroad fortune), first owner
Historical note:
The mansion provides a preeminent example of elite architecture, decorative arts, and domestic arrangements. Guastavino provided the design for the self-supporting tiled vaults. The property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and as a National Historical Landmark.
Location:
Asheville (N.C.)
Buncombe County (N.C.)
Subjects:
Houses
Resorts
Latitude, Longitude:
35.566899, -82.544711

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