Interiors

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1880-1973, undated

GUSN

GUSN-298902

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Description

Photo album. Album has a heavy textured dark brown covering and is held together with two metal brads. Front cover is partially detached. Spine covering is missing. Album has 85 olive green pages; sixteen of the pages are blank. Album contains photographs and photomechanical prints depicting furnished interiors of private residences and businesses. Most buildings are unidentified; therefore, it is uncertain if all buildings depicted contain the work of A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, or their successor, Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. Identified residences include those of William Robertson Coe (Oyster Bay, NY) and James N. Hill (Old Westbury, NY). Other named buildings include: Architects Samples Corporation (New York, NY); Brooklyn Edison Office Building (Brooklyn, NY); Ivanhoe Masonic Temple (Kansas City, MO); Masonic Lodge (Greenwich, CT); Noyes Buick Building (Boston, MA); and Charles Scribner's Sons (New York, NY). Digital images of a selection of photographs from the album are attached to this record.

Details

Descriptive Terms

interior views
interior design
photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs
photomechanical prints

Additional Identification Number

Strong Museum number 208.95

Physical Description

1 photo album containing 85 pages and 69 images (11 x 15 1/2 x 2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.002.169

Acquisition Type

Museum Purchase

Dimensions

11 x 15 1/2 x 2 (HxWxD)(inches)

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Irving & Casson (Compiler)

Material Type

photograph albums
black-and-white photographs
photographs
photomechanical prints

Description Level

File