Krause Music Store

4611 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, Illinois

Photo 

Historic American Buildings Survey Harold Allen, Photographer 27 June 1965 SOUTHWEST (FRONT) ELEVATION FACING LINCOLN AVENUE

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

The facade of this single-bay structure was Louis Sullivan's last executed architectural commission. It displays a profusion of ornament in Sullivan's personal style, expressed in a mottled green terra cotta. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 31, 2006
Reference number
06000452
Architectural styles
American Movement; Other architectural type; Sullivanesque
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Specialty store; Single dwelling; Mortuary
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant year
1922
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Update Log 

  • May 12, 2012: Imported photo from HABS/HAER

Sources