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Bigler, Brian J.; Mudrey, Lynn Martinson / The Norway Building of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair : a building's journey from Norway to America : an architectural legacy
(1992)

Architectural legacy,   pp. 72-84 PDF (3.6 MB)


Page 79

Seventeen pairs of carved faces, representing the kings and queens
from the Norse sagas, peer down from the stave capitals in the
Norway Building's interior
Photo by Randy Winner. Little Norway Collection.
Dragon heads form the ends of the quadrant brackets. This detail
is a direct influence of architect Hansteen's involvement with
the Gol Stave Church restoration project.
Photo by Randy Winner. Little Norway Collection.
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