Doorway

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

Descriptive Terms

doorways
doorframes
doors
double doors
chair rails
Renaissance Revival
design drawings
interior elevations

Physical Description

1 design drawing rendered in pencil (18 3/4 x 12 7/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.001.002.009

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)

Material Type

design drawings
interior elevations

Description Level

Item