Guaranty Building - Table of Contents............Louis Sullivan - Table of Contents

Exterior - Guaranty Building
Formerly known as the Prudential Building
28 Church Street, Buffalo, NY

Built:
1895-1896
Architect:
Adler & Sullivan
Style:
Early Modern skyscraper
Chicago School style
Ornamentation style:
Art Nouveau
2016 owner:
Hodgson Russ LLP (online 2016)
Status:
National Historic Landmark


Source:  Historic American Buildings Survey, c. 1900 photograph from collection of Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society




2006-2015 Photos


St. Paul's   steeple at left   ...  Telephone Company at right - Note electronic equipment from 1961 at top, later removed



Southwest corner of Pearl and Church Streets






Reflection of the Erie County Savings Bank tower



Photo courtesy of Harry Meyer   ...   Old County Hall tower in middle of photo





2012 East Elevation Photos


Terra cotta ... Art Nouveau nature motifs ... Cornice


















Spandrel panel



Plant pod imagery ... Caterpillar imagery














Column ... Lion head  gargoyles



Gargoyle



Capital: G(uaranty) B(uilding)










Photos and their arrangement 2015 Chuck LaChiusa
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