|Title||Robert M. Shields student drawing of a Gothic round window |
|Architects||Shields, Robert M., 1917- |
|Date of Drawing Execution||ca. 1939-1940 |
|Object Type||Architectural drawings |
|Physical Description||Gouache and watercolor with ink on paper and tissue paper ; 28 in x 22 in |
|Building Notes||Part of a collection containing approximately 1100 student drawings from the University of Washington Department of Architecture from its inception in 1914 until 1961 when the Department of Architecture had completely phased out all elements of the Beaux Arts system and became the College of Architecture and Urban Planning. |
Ornamental design class project. Round stained glass window with vine and acanthus leaves encircling a bird with outer band of small circles.
Robert Shields received his B.Arch from the University of Washington in 1941. Following graduation, Shields was in partnership with Bert Tucker and Roland Terry as Tucker, Shields & Terry, Architects, Seattle, 1947-c.1951. When Roland Terry left in 1951, the partnership continued as Tucker & Shields, 1951-c.1960. Notable works include the Canlis Charcoal Broiler in Seattle, 1950; the Bud Burnett House in Seattle, 1950; and the Harold and Eunice Keller House, c.1950.
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Acanthi |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Stained glass windows--Designs and plans; Birds in art; Plants in art; Acanthus in art |
|Digital Collection||Architecture Collection|
|Digital ID Number||ARC0880 |
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|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||University of Washington Department of Architecture Student Drawings. Ph Coll 740 |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Photographed with a Canon Digital Rebel XTi in RGB Color. Saved in RAW format and converted to a 350dpi TIFF using Adobe Camera RAW software. Resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop and imported as JPEG2000 using ContentDM's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2011 |