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ID: 500028389
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500028389

 
Record Type: Person
Davis, Alexander Jackson (American architect and printmaker, 1803-1892)

Note: He 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.

Names:
Davis, Alexander Jackson (preferred,V,index)
Alexander Jackson Davis (V,display)
Davis, A. J. (V)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)

Roles:
artist (preferred)
printmaker
architect
draftsman

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  New York City (New York state, United States) (inhabited place)
Died:  West Orange (Essex county, New Jersey, United States) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
related to ....  Town and Davis  
..................  (American architectural partnership, contemporary) [500241821]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Davis, Alexander Jackson (I)

Biographies:
(American architect and printmaker, 1803-1892) ..... [VP Preferred]
(American artist, 1803-1892) ..... [WCI]
(American architect, 1803-1892) ..... [AVERY]
(American architect, printmaker, 1803-1892) ..... [BHA]
(American architect 1803-1892) ..... [GRLPSC]
(American artist, 1803-1892) ..... [WCP]
(American artist, 1803-1892) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(American architect, 1803-1892) ..... [AVERY]
(American architect) ..... [AVERY]
(American architect, 1803-1892) ..... [Grove Art]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Alexander Jackson Davis ........ [VP]
...............................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Davis, A. J. ........ [AVERY, VP]
.........................  Alexander Jackson Davis: Architectural Drawings (2003) accessed 13 June 2003
.........................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
Davis, Alexander Jackson ........ [AVERY Preferred, BHA Preferred, GRLPA Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, WCI Preferred, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
.................................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
.................................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
.................................................  Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (1982)
.................................................  Witt Library, Authority files

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, Gallery Systems, GRLPA, Grove Art, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Alexander Jackson Davis: Architectural Drawings (2003) accessed 13 June 2003
....................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
....................  Avery Library Catalog (1968)
....................  Avery Obituary Index [n.d.]
....................  Encyclopedia of World Art (1959-1987)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n80153777
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n80153777
....................  Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects (1982)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der K√ľnstler (1980-1986)
....................  Who Was Who in America (1943-)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, VP, WL-Courtauld]
.......... Alexander Jackson Davis: Architectural Drawings (2003) accessed 13 June 2003
.......... Avery Authority files (1963-)
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