Photograph of detail work in State Capitol. Albany, NY.
Close up of a capital showing stylized leaves, geometric designs and a portrait of a woman in a rondelle. (26.5 x 32 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.
New York State Library Manuscripts and Special Collections, Photographs of Sculpture in the Capitol Building (ca. 1890). PRI 3199, #4.
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