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Doorway

CC011.001.001.001.002.009 (RS209254)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front elevation is shown. Drawing depicts an interior door frame, double doors and a portion of the adjacent chair rail. Door frame and chair rail have densely carved garlands and foliage. Each door has a top tier of two small vertical rectangular panels, a large vertical rectangular panel in the middle, and a lower tier of two vertical rectangular panels. Top and lower panels have Renaissance Revival carved motifs including central diamonds, rosettes and scrolls. Central panels each have a carved circular medallion enclosing a coat of arms surrounded by carved scrolls and medallions. Scale and "Irivng & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. / 601 5th Ave NY. " are handwritten at bottom of drawing. Drawing has been affixed to a cardboard backing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1914-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 design drawing rendered in pencil (18 3/4 x 12 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
13 1/4x 9 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303656
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.001.002.009

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Renaissance Revival
chair rails
doorframes
doors
doorways
double doors
Material Type
design drawings
interior elevations

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