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Corbel over colonnade, New York State Capitol, Albany, N.Y.

Photograph of detail work in State Capitol. Albany, NY.

Corbel over colonnade, South Terrace, Eastern Approach, New York State Capitol, Albany, N.Y. This corbel contains a head with a Dutch hat surrounded by stylized branches and leaves.] (26.5 x 35.5 cm.)

Issac Perry was the architect of the State Capitol from 1883 through its completion in 1899. Perry hired Louis J. Hinton to serve as foreman of the carvers on the Great Western Staircase and Hinton designed all the purely decorative carving.
Identifier: MSC_PRI3199_15
Date: circa 1890
Language: English
Repository: New York State Library
Source: New York State Library Manuscripts and Special Collections, Photographs of Sculpture in the Capitol Building (ca. 1890). PRI 3199, #15.
Rights: This record is not part of the New York State Archives' collection and is presented on our project partner's behalf for educational use only. Please contact the home repository for information on copyright and reproductions.
Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 725

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