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Arthur Byne

architect , author , painter

Arthur Byne, American architect, author, painter. Member Architectural League (New York); member American International Assurance.

Background

Byne, Arthur was born on September 25, 1883 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William A. and Ann (Klauder) Byne.

Education

Graduate School of Architecture, University of Pennsylvania, 1905. Student American Academy in Rome, 1906-1907.

Career

Designer with Howells & Stokes, New York City, 1908-1914. Curator of Museum of Hispanic Society America, 1914-1918. Lived in Spain, since 1916.

Exhibited water colors, New York and Madrid. Silver medal, San Francisco Exposition, 1915. Gran Cruz del Merito Militar (Spain).

Works

  • Author: (with wife) Spanish Ironwork, 1914. Rejeria of the Spanish Renaissance, 1915. Spanish Architecture of the Sixteenth Century, 1916.

    Decorated Wooden Ceilings in Spain, 1917. Spanish Interiors and Furniture, 1920, 28. Provincial Houses in Spain, 1924.

    Spanish Gardens and Patios, 1924. Majorcan Houses and Gardens, 1928.

Membership

Member Architectural League (New York). Member American International Assurance.

Connections

Married Mildred Stapley, 1910.

father:
William A. Byne

mother:
Ann (Klauder) Byne

spouse:
Mildred Stapley