House for William J. Rotch, New Bedford, Massachusetts (front elevation)
Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)
Watercolor, ink and graphite
sheet: 16 9/16 x 25 3/4 in. (42.1 x 65.4 cm)
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1924
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; Joseph Beale Davis; Vendor: Joseph Beale Davis
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.
Artist: Designed by Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey) Date: ca. 1857Medium: Black walnut; replacement underupholstery and showcoverAccession: 1995.111On view in:Gallery 736