Design Library Image Collection
Archivision Base Collection--16,370 images
Type of View:
Entrance frieze, polychrome stone and glass decoration by Lee Lawrie, installed 1933
Date of View:
The frieze located above the main entrance was produced by Lee Lawrie and depicts "Wisdom", along with a slogan that reads "Wisdom and Knowledge shall be the stability of thy times", from Isaiah 33:6 (KJV).
¿ Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.
Archivision Base Collection
Architecture; commercial / industrial structures; office buildings
Related Work Title:
Rockefeller Center; partOf
30 Rockefeller Plaza
Barry Faulkner (American mosaicist, 1881-1966); Gaston Lachaise (French sculptor, 1882-1935); Lee Oskar Lawrie (American sculptor, 1877-1961); Raymond M. Hood (American architect, 1881-1934)
stone; steel; glass
850 ft (height)
New York, New York, United States