Inside SPNEA : Drawings from the Office of Ogden Codman, Jr.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1997

GUSN

GUSN-169704

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Description

The daunting task of cataloguing the contents of The Grange, architect and decorator Ogden Codman, Jr.'s, family home in Lincoln, Mass., proved to be bountiful. When the Grange was acquired by SPNEA as a bequest from Dorothy S.F.M. Codman, 1,700 architectural drawings dating from 1883 to 1919 were found in the stable loft, presenting a remarkable view of Codman's skill as well as a detailed look at his architecture and interiors.

Details

Additional Identification Number

Article ID 77

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1997.075.263.002

Abstract

The daunting task of cataloguing the contents of The Grange, architect and decorator Ogden Codman, Jr.'s, family home in Lincoln, Mass., proved to be bountiful. When the Grange was acquired by SPNEA as a bequest from Dorothy S.F.M. Codman, 1,700 architectural drawings dating from 1883 to 1919 were found in the stable loft, presenting a remarkable view of Codman's skill as well as a detailed look at his architecture and interiors.

Date Notes

Volume 75, Number 263 (1997)

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Record Details

Originator

Stuart A. Drake (Author)

Publications Referencing This Collection

(1997). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

Description Level

Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England