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Elevation of Doors and Windows

CC011.001.001.001.002.006 (RS209243)

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 double door. Double doors have side hinges; leaded glass panels with wood frame; and stained glass medallions enclosing a coat of arms within a circle. Three arched windows with leaded muntins forming tall slender lozenges are atop doors. Narrow canted walls with leaded glass sidelights flank each side of door. Square half-columns carved with cartouches, medallions and strapwork atop a a paneled base flank each aide of the sidelights and doors. The wall has a carved crown molding; a portion of the ceiling border is also visible. Ceiling-to-floor dark blue draperies hang from brass rods in front of doors and side lights. Drawing is embossed at lower edge: "Return to A. H. Davenport / Washington Street / Boston, Mass." Drawing is affixed to cardboard. Same room is depicted in CC011.001.001.001.002.005 and CC011.001.001.001.002.007.

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 18 inches)
Dimensions
10 1/2x 15 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303653
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.001.002.006

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Renaissance Revival
coffers (ceiling components)
draperies (curtains)
glass doors
interior design
leaded lights
stained glass (visual works)
strapwork
Material Type
design drawings
interior elevations
renderings (drawings)
Related Items
Window Elevation — 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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