Gustavino Vaults

“masonry is the most durable material that man can use and the only material admissable in buildings of monumental character”
” Very few people realize that the fact that the common and most abundant materials for masonry construction are the most convenient, cheapest and proper in the end for building purposes”
Rafael Gustavino

nebraska-freeman Guastavino_int guastavino-municiple-building-ny OB-EX422_guasta_HV_20091117153508 boston_public_library Rafael Guastavino, Jr. and Hildreth Meière collaborated on the tile murals in the Nebraska State Capitol by architect Bertram Goodhue (1931). 1_hi 3

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