"North-West Elevation"

Description

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 CC011.001.001.001.001.001; the soutwest wall is CC011.001.001.001.001.002; and the northeast wall is CC011.001.001.001.001.004.

Details

Descriptive Terms

interior design
Neoclassical
renderings (drawings)
interior elevations
design drawings

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.001.001.003

Record Details

Originator

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

Item

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