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Window Elevation

CC011.001.001.001.002.005 (RS209242)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in watercolor and pencil. Front elevation is shown. Drawing depicts an interior wall with coffered wood panels surrounding a central ceiling-to-floor leaded glass bay window. Central portion of bay window has three columns of three tall slender windows; canted sides of bay window each have one column of three windows. Lead muntins in windows form tall lozenge shapes. Each window in central row of windows has a stained glass medallion enclosing a coat of arms within a circle. A square half-column carved with cartouches, medallions and strapwork atop a a paneled base flanks either side of the bay window. The wall has a carved crown molding; a portion of the ceiling border is also visible. Drawing is embossed at lower edge: "Return to A. H. Davenport / Washington Street / Boston, Mass." Drawing is affixed to a hinged cardboard mat. Same room is depicted in CC011.001.001.001.002.006 and CC011.001.001.001.002.007.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1914
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (12 x 18 inches)
Dimensions
10 3/8x 13 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303651
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.001.002.005

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Renaissance Revival
bay windows
coffers (ceiling components)
draperies (curtains)
interior design
leaded lights
stained glass (visual works)
strapwork
woodwork
Material Type
design drawings
interior elevations
renderings (drawings)
Related Items
Elevation of Doors and Windows — Same room is depicted in CC011.001.001.001.002.005, CC011.001.001.001.002.006, and CC011.001.001.001.002.007.
Room Interior — Same room is depicted in CC011.001.001.001.002.005, CC011.001.001.001.002.006, and CC011.001.001.001.002.007.

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