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SUB-SERIES Identifier: DES, 2011, 0012, 014379275, A000, A050

Dentsu Building, Tokyo -- 電通本社ビル, 1962 - 1967


  • 1962 - 1967


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


13 folders

General note

The headquarters office building of an advertising agency in Tokyo with two different schemes. The first scheme (1964, not built) has a steel diagonal grid facade. The second scheme was the one built and has a precast concrete grid facade, 13 story building with 3 basement levels and a 2 story penthouse. Built.

Geographic location

Japan: Tōkyō (prefecture) : Chūō (neighborhood) 日本:東京都:中央区

Subject (AAT Terms)

office buildings


Repository Details

Part of the Frances Loeb Library Repository

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