Essential Architecture- New England

Wentworth-Gardner house

architect

 

location

Portsmouth, NH

date

1760

style

Georgian

construction

wood

type

House
 
  a: front, photo J. Howe.
 
  c: facade (U. Penn. slide coll.: gift of G. B. Tatum).
 
  d: frontispiece (U. Penn. slide coll.: gift of G. B. Tatum).
 
  e: parlor, in Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, photo 1955, R. C. Smith (U. Penn. slide coll.). ?
 
  f: parlor, fireplace wall, in Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC (U. Penn. slide coll.: gift). ?
 
  g: angle view of front, photo 1982, P. Scott.
   
  h: stairhall with framing arch, photo 1982, P. Scott. and portal to parlor on right, photo 1982, P. Scott.
   
  j: parlor, photo 1982, P. Scott. and upper stairhall, looking frontward, photo 1982, P. Scott.
   
 
  l: upper stairhall, looking to rear, photo 1982, P. Scott.
 

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