Louis Sullivan's Auditorium Building, Chicago Photos

The Auditorium Building (1890) (17 floors) (430 South Michigan Avenue) now houses Roosevelt University. Designed by the firm of Adler & Sullivan, it made Louis H. Sullivan's reputation as an architectural genius & solidified the engineering position of Dankmar Adler. The building combined a hotel, offices & an opera theater.

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The Bowman in front of Sullivan's Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Louis Sullivan's Auditorium Building with tower over entrance. Chicago, IL.Entrance stonework of Auditorium Building by Adler & Sullivan. Chicago, IL.
The Bowman in front of Sullivan's Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Auditorium Building (1890) (17 floors) (430 South Michigan Ave.) (now Roosevelt University). Chicago, IL. Architect: Adler & Sullivan. On National Register.Louis Sullivan's Auditorium Building with tower over entrance. Chicago, IL.Entrance stonework of Auditorium Building by Adler & Sullivan. Chicago, IL.
Tower of Auditorium Building by Adler & Sullivan. Chicago, IL.Entrance of Auditorium Building by Adler & Sullivan. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window of woman playing violin over entrance of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window of woman with torch over entrance of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.
Tower of Auditorium Building by Adler & Sullivan. Chicago, IL.Entrance of Auditorium Building by Adler & Sullivan. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window of woman playing violin over entrance of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window of woman with torch over entrance of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.
Stained glass window of woman with halo over entrance of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Chandelier in lobby of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Stonework details of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.
Stained glass window of woman with halo over entrance of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Chandelier in lobby of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL. Architect: Adler & Sullivan.Stonework details of Auditorium Building. Chicago, IL.
Stained glass window attrib. to Louis Sullivan from stairwell of Auditorium Building at Stained Glass Museum. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window attrib. to Louis Sullivan from Auditorium Building at Stained Glass Museum. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window by Louis Sullivan from reception desk of Auditorium Building Hotel at Stained Glass Museum. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window by Louis Sullivan from reception desk of Auditorium Building Hotel at Stained Glass Museum. Chicago, IL.
Stained glass window (1889) attrib. to Louis Sullivan from stairwell of Auditorium Building at Stained Glass Museum. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window (1889) attrib. to Louis Sullivan from Auditorium Building at Stained Glass Museum. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window (1889) by Louis Sullivan from reception desk of Auditorium Building Hotel at Stained Glass Museum. Chicago, IL.Stained glass window (1889) by Louis Sullivan from reception desk of Auditorium Building Hotel at Stained Glass Museum. Chicago, IL.

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