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Front elevation of the James F. Bigelow House, Rockland, Mass., 1857

AR002.TMP.004.001 (RS30102)

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Collection Name
Luther Briggs, Jr. architectural collection
Collection Code
AR002
Dates
1857
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1937
Physical Description
1 exterior elevation : black and blue ink, watercolor and/or ink washes, and graphite underdrawing and emendations on wove paper ; 13 3/4 x 19 inches
Inscriptions
James F. Bigelow. / House at East Abington. (handwritten)
Scale 4 feet to an inch (handwritten)
November - 1857 (handwritten)
October - 1857
Front Elevation (handwritten)
L. Briggs, Jr, Architect. / 27 Joy's Building, / Boston. (handwritten)
Sheet No 1 / Original Set. (handwritten)
Dimensions
13x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Component
GUSN
202691
Reference Code
AR002.TMP.004.001

Record details

Variant Title
James F. Bigelow House, East Abington (now Rockland), Massachusetts, 1857
Originator
Briggs, Luther, 1822-1905 (Architect)
Descriptive Terms
Gothic Revival
black (color)
blue (color)
dwellings
façades
front (positional attribute)
graphite (mineral)
houses
ink
ink washes
underdrawings
watercolor (paint)
wove paper
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
exterior elevations
Places
Rockland (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
James F. Bigelow House (Rockland, Mass.)
Notes
Included in the Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture from Historic New England exhibition.
Physical Access Restrictions
One sheet in set is missing.

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