A new view from the Castle: the Smithsonian Institution's quadrangle : Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, National Museum of African Art, S. Dillon Ripley Center, Enid A. Haupt Garden
Smithsonian Institution Press, Oct 17, 1987 - Architecture - 159 pages
Describes the development of the new museum buildings for the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. and explains how the buildings were designed to harmonize with its Victorian neighbors
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