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Cottage villa in the Rhenish picturesque style, designed for J.F. Bigelow, Esq., East Abington, Mass.

AR002.TMP.004.004 (RS30104)

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Details

Collection Name
Luther Briggs, Jr. architectural collection
Collection Code
AR002
Dates
ca. 1857
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1937
Physical Description
1 exterior elevation : brown and black ink, brown ink washes, and graphite underdrawing and emendations on wove paper ; 13 3/8 x 19 3/8 inches
Inscriptions
Scale 4 to an inch (handwritten)
Designed for J. F. Bigelow, Esq - East Abington, Mass / by L. Briggs, Jr. Architect. (handwritten)
Dimensions
13 3/8x 19 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Component
GUSN
202694
Reference Code
AR002.TMP.004.004

Record details

Variant Title
James F. Bigelow House, East Abington (now Rockland), Massachusetts, 1857
Originator
Briggs, Luther, 1822-1905 (Architect)
Descriptive Terms
black (color)
brown (color)
dwellings
façades
front (positional attribute)
graphite (mineral)
houses
ink
ink washes
underdrawings
wove paper
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
exterior elevations
Subjects
Rhenish Picturesque Style
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.

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