Details, Seventh-Day Baptist Church, Newport, RI, 1885. Original Plan. Mason.
A Beautifully Detailed, Original Plan of of the Plans, Elevations, and Details of the Seventh-Day Baptist Church in Newport, Rhode Island. HAND-COLORED. George C. Mason, Jr., Architect(s). From the American Architect and Building News, May 2, 1885..
This picture is extremely hard to find, as the American Architect and Building News not only had a very small circulation during that time, but very few were actually preserved or colored as this has been. It measures 12x8 inches. Has a mat border and foam core backing (not attached to the picture). The whole plan measures 16x12 inches (with mat border). Finely detailed and beautifully hand-colored. Shrink wrapped.
Plan is in VG+ condition.
This is a highly unusual, scarce item. See our other auctions for more hand-colored original plans.