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North-East Elevation

CC011.001.001.001.001.004 (RS209244)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil and watercolor. Drawing shows one wall of a room with four windows centered on the wall, flanked by a two-candle wall sconce on either side. The room features eleborately carved decorative elements in a Neoclassical style. These include a carved crown molding with urns and palmettes; a chair rail; and large base molding. Crown molding is green; walls are blue; wainscot is beige; trim is white. A gilded carved cornice and scalloped blue valence are above window; two sets of draperies frame windows. Drawing has been taped inside of a hinged cardboard mat. An elevation depicting the southeast wall of the same room is CC011.001.001.001.001.001; the southwest wall is CC011.001.001.001.001.002; and the northwest wall is CC011.001.001.001.001.003.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (12 x 16 inches)
Dimensions
10 x 14 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303645
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.001.001.004

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
draperies (curtains)
interior design
sconces
windows
Material Type
design drawings
interior elevations
renderings (drawings)
Related Items
"South-East Elevation" — Different views of the same room are depicted in CC011.001.001.001.001.001, CC011.001.001.001.001.002., CC011.001.001.001.001.003, and CC011.001.001.001.001.0014.

"South-West Elevation" — Different views of the same room are depicted in CC011.001.001.001.001.001, CC011.001.001.001.001.002., CC011.001.001.001.001.003, and CC011.001.001.001.001.0014.

"North-West Elevation" — Different views of the same room are depicted in CC011.001.001.001.001.001, CC011.001.001.001.001.002., CC011.001.001.001.001.003, and CC011.001.001.001.001.0014.

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