As featured in Rick Steves' Europe Through the Back Door
(May 2001 Travel News)

Architectonic Fixations: Photographs from
the Collection of Russell Sturgis


In the sense of art criticism this expression often means
"having the massive stability and calm grandeuer of noble architecture."


This web site features approximately 320 digitally rendered images from a collection of over 15,000 photographic prints held by the University Archives of Washington University in St. Louis.


This web site consists of five sections, namely:

  1. 315 select images in low resolution .jpg format (50-80k).
  2. 5 select images in high resolution .jpg format (250-500k).
  3. An inventory of 56 images that will be on exhibit in the Department of Special Collections in Olin Library at Washington University in St. Louis from 25 May to 31 July 2001.
  4. A list of links to related sites
  5. Acknowledgements

Created: August 3, 2001

This online exhibit "ARCHITECTONIC FIXATIONS: Photographs from the Collection of Russell Sturgis" was created in 2001, and is hosted by University Archives,
Department of Special Collections, Washington University Libraries. Please contact us with any questions.

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