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Window and Wall Elevation

CC011.001.001.001.002.007 (RS209246)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in watercolor and pencil. Front elevation is shown. Drawing depicts an interior wall with coffered wood panels surrounding three slender columns of leaded glass windows arranged in three tiers. Lead muntins in windows form tall lozenge shapes. Each window in central row 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; another column is on left side. 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 / 150 Madison Ave. / New York." Drawing is affixed to a hinged cardboard mat. 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 12 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303654
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.001.002.007

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)
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.

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.

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