"North-West Elevation"


Interior elevation titled "North-West Elevation" rendered in pencil and watercolor. Drawing shows one wall of a room with a large doorway centered on the wall. The room features carved decorative elements, some in a Neoclassical style. These include a crown molding with urns and palmettes; a chair rail; and large base molding. Crown molding is green; walls are blue; wainscot is beige; trim is white. Doorway has molded cornice with egg-and-dart molding; frieze with carved urns and palmettes; and carved bellflowers on sides of door frame. A framed landscape painting is depicted on either side of doorway. Carved ornamentation on crown molding has not been drawn across entire area. Title and scale are handwritten on drawing. An elevation depicting the southeast wall of the same room is CC011.; the soutwest wall is CC011.; and the northeast wall is CC011.


Descriptive Terms

interior design
renderings (drawings)
interior elevations
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (10 x 15 5/8 inches)

Collection Code


Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition


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Record Details


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

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
interior elevations
design drawings

Description Level


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