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Exterior elevation of the hyphen and right-hand wing, Jonathan Leavitt House, Greenfield, Mass., ca. 1797

AR001.USMA.0400.001 (RS2279)

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Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
ca. 1797
Date Notes
Undated.
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
1921
Physical Description
1 exterior elevation : brown and black ink on wove paper ; 7 3/8 x 10 inches
Inscriptions
Great House (handwritten)
7 by 9 Glass / Pilasters for door 7 in wide / with a fluted Capital / [tablet?] [four?] door 1/2 in / thick (handwritten)
Stone / Drawn from a Scale 4 ft to one Inch (handwritten)
Dimensions
7 3/8x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Item
GUSN
174870
Reference Code
AR001.USMA.0400.001

Record details

Variant Title
Jonathan Leavitt House, Main Street, Greenfield, Massachusetts, (now the Greenfield Public Library), c. 1797
Originator
Benjamin, Asher, 1773-1845 (Architect)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
black (color)
brown (color)
dwellings
façades
houses
hyphens
ink
pilasters
wings (building divisions)
wove paper
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
exterior elevations
Subjects
Main Street (Greenfield, Mass.)
Places
Greenfield (Franklin county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Jonathan Leavitt House (Greenfield, Mass.)
Notes
Included in the Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture from Historic New England exhibition.

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