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House for William J. Rotch, New Bedford, Massachusetts (front elevation)

Artist:
Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)
Date:
1845
Medium:
Watercolor, ink and graphite
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 9/16 x 25 3/4 in. (42.1 x 65.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.66.20
Not on view
Inscription: In graphite, lower left: "Alex. J. Davis 1836/ See Downing's Horticulturist vol. IV"; in graphite: lower right: "for Wm. J. Rotch N. Bedford Mass" [note: date apparently inscribed in error]
Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey); Vendor: Joseph Beale Davis (American, born 1856)
Hirschl & Adler Galleries. "The Gothic Revival in America, 1800–1860," April 15, 2006–June 9, 2006.

Peck, A. J. Davis, 1992, 3.25, p. 75 and color pl. 47. A. J. Davis, Diary, pp. 10, 80.
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