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One quarter plan and section of the second story hall of the Martha Codman House, Berkeley Villa, Newport, R.I., 1910

AR022.001.005.001.003.036 (RS379)

Description

These two graphite on tracing paper architectural drawings are for Berkeley Villa in Newport, Rhode Island that Ogden Codman, Jr. designed for his cousin, Martha Codman. The drawing on the upper portion of the paper is a section of the second-storey hall, and that of the bottom portion is a one-quarter plan of the hall.

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Details

Collection Name
Ogden Codman, Jr. architectural collection
Collection Code
AR022
Dates
1910
Acquisition Type
Bequest
Date of Acquisition
1969
Physical Description
1 plan and section : graphite on tracing paper ; 30 x 17 inches
Inscriptions
Residence. Newport RI. / for Miss M. Codman (handwritten)
Ogden Codman arch’t. / 571 5th Ave. N.Y.C. (handwritten)
One quarter plan of /second storey hall (handwritten)
Section (handwritten)
Dimensions
30x 17(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000379
AccessID: 562
Other identifier: HNEDID-000379
GUSN
195232
Reference Code
AR022.001.005.001.003.036

Record details

Originator
Codman, Ogden (architect)
Other People
Karolik, Martha Catherine Codman
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
graphite pencils
halls (interior spaces)
houses
mansions
tracing paper
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
floor plans
sections (orthographic projections)
Places
Newport (Rhode Island island, Newport county, Rhode Island)
Places (Buildings)
Berkeley Villa (Newport, R.I.)
Notes
Included in the Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture from Historic New England exhibition.
Location Note
Transparencies: Library and Archives: Architectural Drawings, Original Art, Plot Plans

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