Bayou Bend Collection Buildings, Houston, TX Photos

The Bayou Bend (1927-8) house designed by John Staub and gardens are run by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. A newer Reception building (2010) by Leslie K. Elkins contains an expansion of the decorative arts museum.

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Footbridge leading to Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Bayou Bend museum house run by Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Houston, TX.Bayou Bend driveway facade. Houston, TX.Entrance to house of Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens. Houston, TX.
Footbridge leading to Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Bayou Bend (1927-8) museum house run by Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Houston, TX. Architect: John Staub.Bayou Bend driveway facade. Houston, TX.Entrance to house of Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens. Houston, TX.
Bayou Bend garden facade. Houston, TX.Bayou Bend entrance from garden side. Houston, TX.Bayou Bend garden view. Houston, TX.Clio muse of history sculpture by Antonio Frilli Studio of Florence in garden at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Bayou Bend garden facade. Houston, TX.Bayou Bend entrance from garden side. Houston, TX.Bayou Bend garden view. Houston, TX.Clio muse of history sculpture (1939) by Antonio Frilli Studio of Florence in garden at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Sculpture at Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens. Houston, TX.Cupid sculpture at Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens. Houston, TX.Landscaping at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Flower garden at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Sculpture at Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens. Houston, TX.Cupid sculpture at Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens. Houston, TX.Landscaping at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Flower garden at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Reception building at Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens. Houston, TX.Reception grounds landscaping at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Museum area in reception building at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Portrait of Miss Ima Hogg by Wayman Adams at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Reception building at Bayou Bend Collection & Gardens. Houston, TX.Reception grounds landscaping at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Museum area in reception building at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Portrait of Miss Ima Hogg (c1920) by Wayman Adams at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Portrait of Governor James Stephen Hogg by Robert C. Joy at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Hogg Oil Co. stock certificate at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Portrait of Brigadier General Joseph Lewis Hogg attrib? William Huddle at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Portrait of Brigadier General Joseph Lewis Hogg over wooden sugar chest at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Portrait of Governor James Stephen Hogg (1947) by Robert C. Joy at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Hogg Oil Co. stock certificate (1939) at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Portrait of Brigadier General Joseph Lewis Hogg (c1860) attrib? William Huddle at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Portrait of Brigadier General Joseph Lewis Hogg (c1860) over wooden sugar chest (1825) at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Herd Boy by Frederic Remington at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.New England Chest with Acoma Pueblo ceramic jar at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Windsor Armchair on American hooked rug at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Tin-glazed earthenware posset pot probably from Bristol, England at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Herd Boy (c1905) by Frederic Remington at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.New England Chest (1690-1710) with Acoma Pueblo ceramic jar (olla) (c1900) at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Windsor Armchair (1780-90) on American hooked rug (late19th-early 20th C) at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Tin-glazed earthenware posset pot (1710-40) probably from Bristol, England at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Salt-glazed stoneware plate from England at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Porcelain coffee cup & saucer from China at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Earthenware teapot from England at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.American cricket table with pitcher & glass bottle at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Salt-glazed stoneware plate (c1760) from England at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Porcelain coffee cup & saucer (1795-1805) from China at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Earthenware teapot (c1840) from England at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.American cricket table (late17th-early 18th C) with pitcher & glass bottle at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Porcelain pitcher by Tucker Porcelain Factory of Philadelphia at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.General Taylor Never Surrenders glass flask by Dyottville Glass Works of Philadelphia at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Stoneware jug by H. Wilson & Co. of Guadalupe County, TX at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Newcomb Pottery vase by Sadie Irving at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Porcelain pitcher (c1825-38) by Tucker Porcelain Factory of Philadelphia at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.General Taylor Never Surrenders glass flask (c1848) by Dyottville Glass Works of Philadelphia at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Stoneware jug by H. Wilson & Co. of Guadalupe County, TX at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Newcomb Pottery vase (1918) by Sadie Irving at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Oeuillet d'Andalousie perfume bottle attrib. Rigaud & Ambre bottle by Coty at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Wooden Hopi Kachina doll & Navajo silver & turquoise jewelry at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Highrise apartments in neighborhood of Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.
Oeuillet d'Andalousie perfume bottle (c1930) attrib. Rigaud & Ambre bottle (c1930) by Coty at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Wooden Hopi Kachina doll & Navajo silver & turquoise jewelry at Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.Highrise apartments in neighborhood of Bayou Bend. Houston, TX.

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