Furness Library . Proposed Restoration . University of Pennsylvania . Department of Facilities Planning . Ink & Watercolor . 30" x 40"
... Frank Heyling Furness designed this library building for the University of Pennsylvania in 1890. Architect, Robert Rodes McGoodwin added to it in 1931 and the architectural firm of Venturi Rauch Scott Brown, Assoc performed a restoration to the interior between 1986 and 1991. The building was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1985.