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Perspective drawing of an unidentified house, designed by David J. Abrahams, location unknown, 1940s

AR001.UNK.004 (RS18388)

Description

David J. Abrahams, whose office was located at 260 Tremont Street in Boston, Massachusetts, designed the International-style suburban house depicted in this presentation drawing rendered in colored pencil.

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Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
1940-1949
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
2005
Physical Description
1 perspective drawing : colored pencil and graphite applied to a photomechanical image printed on thin paper ; 14 x 24 inches
Inscriptions
David J. Abrahams / architect / 260 Tremont Street / Boston - Masaschusetts (stamped)
RL[?]B (handwritten)
Dimensions
24x 14(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000219
AccessID: 352
Other identifier: HNEDID-000219
GUSN
195038
Reference Code
AR001.UNK.004

Record details

Originator
Abrahams, David J., 1901-1958 (architect)
Descriptive Terms
International Style (modern European architecture style)
colored pencils
dwellings
houses
suburban houses
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
presentation drawings (proposals)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
Included in the Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture from Historic New England exhibition.
Location Note
Architectural Drawings / Transparencies: Architectural Drawings, Original Art, Plot Plans

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