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DAC Collection Artist Information

Alexander Jackson Davis

American architect and printmaker, active New York

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Davis was very influential during the 19th century. Many of his buildings were Gothic Revival, "secular gothic," incorporating towers, turrets, and other design elements first used in medieval castles and cathedrals. American architect.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500028389.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Alexander Jackson Davis:

Alexander Jackson Davis Residence of Samuel Russell, Middletown, Connecticut, 1831 Engraving and etching on wove paper
Alexander Jackson Davis Amherst College, Mass., ca. 1820-1830 Etching with hand coloring on wove paper
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