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Design for a cottage for Henry C. Bowen, Esq.

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Title:
Design for a cottage for Henry C. Bowen, Esq.
Description:
Architect Joseph Collins Wells designed Roseland Cottage in Woodstock, Connecticut for Henry Chandler Bowen. These north front and east front elevations and first and second floor plans were drawn in ink and pencil with watercolor on a single sheet.
Architect:
Wells, Joseph Collins, 1813-1860
Date:
1841–1851
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Genre:
floor plans
exterior perspectives
architectural drawings (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
AR001: General architectural and cartographic collection
Subjects:
houses
paper (fiber product)
ink
watercolor (paint)
Gothic Revival
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
east
north
front (positional attribute)
dwellings
Historic New England properties
Places:
ConnecticutWindham (county)Woodstock
Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.)
Extent:
2 exterior perspectives and 2 floor plans on 1 sheet : ink, pencil, and watercolor
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Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Identifier:
195025
Call #:
AR001.USCT.3350.001