The Sattler Theatre - Table of Contents
The Sattler Theatre / Broadway / Basil's Broadway
516 Broadway, Buffalo, NY
Henry L. Spann, probably in collaboration with his much-younger brother William T. Spann.
Beaux Arts Classicism
John G. Sattler
Western New York Minority Media Professionals Inc.
In April of 2008 (when these photographs were taken) there were plans for rehabilitating this building.
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Polychromatic (multicolored) terra cotta is the principal feature of the once-fabulous façade
(Yellow) rosettes on blue background
Classical mask(?) using acanthus leaves
Cf., windows at the Karpeles Manuscript Museum
White glazed scrolling acanthus leaves on green background
block modillions supporting the cornice and bricks in a geometric pattern
Condition of bricks indicate that most of the façade was rebuilt
Corner of Broadway and Jefferson
Church on right (south) is St. Ann's RC Church