The main branch of the New York Public Library is one of the city’s few famous landmarks that doesn’t reach skyward

The Most Spectacular Libraries Around the World

A Year in Vanity Fair The Rose Main Reading Room at the New York Public Library’s main branch, on Fifth Avenue at Street, photographed by Todd Eberle

Stephen A. Schwarzman Library, USA You might recognize this National Historical Landmark, better known simply as the “New York Public Library,” by the two stone lions guarding the building (known as either Lord Astor and Lady Lenox or Patience and Fortitude).

62 of the World's Most Beautiful Libraries

New York CityThe main branch of the New York Public Library, the formidable Stephen A. Schwarzman Building is one of the city’s few famous landmarks that doesn’t reach skyward. Designed by the legendary architecture firm Carrère & Hastings and opened in 1911, the edifice remained largely unchanged for more than a century. Now plans are under way for a thoughtful renovation by Foster + Partners to open up more interior space to the public.

The Most Spectacular Libraries Around the World

These public spaces dedicated to printed and digital media prove that even the quietest of buildings can make a loud-and-clear design statement

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New York Public Library, Stephen A Schwarzman Building: A guide to the attraction

A complete guide to the New York Public Library, Stephen A Schwarzman Building: Find information and current exhibits. Plus: The best things to do nearby.

RECOMMENDED: New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building The century-old main branch of the NYPL is about as regal a setting for reading—either on your...

New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

A complete guide to the New York Public Library, Stephen A Schwarzman Building: Find information and current exhibits. Plus: The best things to do nearby.

By geographically matching an 18th-century map of Manhattan's landscape to the modern cityscape, combing through historical and archaeologic...

By geographically matching an map of Manhattan's landscape to the modern cityscape, combing through historical and archaeologic.

Stephen Schwarzman

Stephen Schwarzman

Stephen Schwarzman on Forbes

Collection Highlights of the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

Collection Highlights of the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

The New York Public Library Stephen A. Schwarzman Building | Fifth Ave

New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

Image Title: Cover.1889 Creator: Greenaway, Kate, 1846-1901 -- Artist Source: Almanack for .... / Almanack for 1890 / by Kate Greenaway ; engraved & printed by E. Evans. Source Description: [24] p. : col. ill. ; 11 cm. Location: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / George Arents Collection. #reading #books #greenaway

Creator: Greenaway, Kate, -- Artist Source: Almanack for . / Almanack for 1890 / by Kate Greenaway ; engraved & printed by E. Source Description: p. Location: Stephen A.

Stephen Schwarzman: Chairman and CEO, Blackstone Group

Stephen Schwarzman

Stephen Schwarzman: Chairman and CEO, Blackstone Group

Αριστοκρατικό νυφικό με μακριά ουρά.  #royal, #elegant, #gown  At the New York Public Library | www.lovetale.gr

New York Public Library Project by Christian Oth, Matthew Robbins + Jackie Weppner

A major train on the steps of the New York Public Library, photographed by Christian Oth. On the steps of the public library being key words.

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