San Francisco City Hall

 

Canning Co. used traditional gold leaf and gilding methods and materials on San Francisco's City Hall.

SCOPE

Traditional gold leaf and gilding; architectural gilding 


The SF City Hall dome is the tallest dome in the US at 361 feet.

Canning Co. worked under extreme weather conditions and a difficult working environment.


BUILDING FACTS

Location: San Francisco, CA
Built: 1915
Architect: Arthur Brown, Jr.
Style: Beaux Arts

National Historic Landmark