Creator: Sullivan, Louis H., 1856-1924.

Uniform Title: Ornament drawings. 1885

Title: [Ornamental study] 12.18.85 [graphic] : Sprague no. 23.

Publication Data: Dec. 18, [18]85.
Physical Description Of Original: 1 drawing : pencil on paper ; 27.5 x 17.6cm. (10 3/4 x 7 in.)

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Public Note:
Title from Sprague, no. 23; drawing attributed to Sullivan. Sprague attributes crop notes to Frank Lloyd Wright. Forms part of the Frank Lloyd Wright collection of drawings by Louis Henry Sullivan. "12.18.85. Motif"-- ms. iscription.
Public Note:
Drawing is on verso of Sprague No. 25A (NYDA.1965.001.00022V.).
Public Note:
According to Louis Sullivan: his life and work / Robert C. Twombly, 1 986, this drawing was done while Sullivan was a principal member of the firm of Adler & Sullivan.
Public Note: Citation:
Sprague, Paul E. The drawings of Louis Henry Sullivan (Princeton, N.J . : Princeton Univ. Press, 1979).
Public Note: Provenance:
Gift of the Edgar Kaufmann Charitable Foundation, 1965.
Public Note:
Reproduced in Wright's Genius andf the mobocracy (1949, 1971), with the caption: "Plasticity. Study for terra cotta. 1885"

Generic Subject:
Ornament. aat
Architectural drawings--American. aat Detail drawings. aat Ornament drawings. aat
Generic Subject:
Architecture--Designs and plans--United States.
Added Creator:
Adler & Sullivan.
The Frank Lloyd Wright collection of drawings by Louis Henry Sullivan .
Added Creator:
Plasticity. Study for terra cotta.
Added Creator:
Pencil drawings. aat
Added Creator:
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959. Slides

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