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Front elevation of an unidentified town house, designed by Nathaniel J. Bradlee, location unknown, 1858

AR001.UNK.016.003 (RS30108)

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Details

Collection Name
General architectural and cartographic collection
Collection Code
AR001
Dates
1858
Acquisition Type
Bequest
Physical Description
1 exterior elevation : red and black ink, watercolor and/or ink washes, and graphite underdrawing on wove paper; 12 5/8 x 9 5/8
Inscriptions
Front Elevation. (handwritten)
Nathl. J. Bradlee, Archt. / Boston, Nov. 29, 1858 (handwritten)
Scale 1/5 in. - 1 ft. (handwritten)
Dimensions
12 5/8x 9 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Component
GUSN
203408
Reference Code
AR001.UNK.016.003

Record details

Variant Title
Unidentified House, 1858
Originator
Bradlee, Nathaniel Jeremiah, 1829-1888 (Architect)
Descriptive Terms
Second Empire
black (color)
dwellings
front (positional attribute)
graphite (mineral)
ink
ink washes
mansard roofs
red (color)
town houses
underdrawings
wove paper
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
exterior elevations
Notes
Included in the Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture from Historic New England exhibition.

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