Phineas Paist's Coral Gables Venetian Pool
on Phineas Paist) (Thumbnail Index)
© 2005 Michael Turbeville
Coral Gables Venetian Pool
Phineas Paist - American Architect, painter
From: Florida's History Through Its Places
Venetian Pool, 2701 De
Soto Blvd. 1924. Mediterranean Revival. Phineas E. Paist, architect.
Swimming pool designed to resemble a natural lagoon in a Venetian
setting. Part of the George Merrick plan to create a
Spanish-Mediterranean-style city. Pool originally was a rock quarry.
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