|Title||Lee Copeland student drawing of a church sanctuary |
|Architects||Copeland, Lee |
|Date of Drawing Execution||1958 |
|Object Type||Architectural drawings |
|Physical Description||Gouache and watercolor with graphite on paper ; 40 1/4 in x 30 1/4 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. |
Junior year design drawing. Assignment title per architecture professor Jeffrey Ochsner: "Episcopalian church sanctuary." Grade II analytique. Monochromatic rendering/elevation of the main altar of a sanctuary with detail drawings of the candles, relief, and vase. Plan and section drawing show the sanctuary with seating.
Lee Copeland received his B.Arch cum laude with the AIA First Medal from the University of Washington in 1960, and his M.Arch and M.C.P. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1963. He returned to the University of Washington to teach in 1964 and was later named Dean of the College of Architecture and Urban Planning (CAUP), 1972-1979. Copeland was a founding principal architect in the Seattle firm, Joyce, Copeland, Vaughan & Nordfors, c. 1974. He was appointed Dean and Paley Professor of Architecture and Planning at the Graduate School of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1979-1991. He served as the Chairman, then Commissioner and Vice Chairman of the Philadelphia City Planning Commission before returning to Seattle as partner in Weinstein Copeland Architects and later as consulting principal architect with Mithun.
|Subjects (LCTGM)||Religious architectural elements |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Church architecture--Details; Altars; Altarpieces |
|Digital Collection||Architecture Collection|
|Digital ID Number||ARC0893|
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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 |