Monthly Archives: April 2023

Classical to Gothic Revival: Recent Acquisitions Attributed to Charles N. Robinson and Thomas Brooks

Greek Revival houses like the Bartow mansion were often filled with furnishings from the Classical period of American furniture (ca. 1820s to 1840s).  But Gothic Revival and other new styles were appearing in the early 1840s when the house was … Continue reading

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Architecture    Behind the Closed Door: Privacy by Design in 19th-Century Houses Greek Revival Mystery: Who Designed the Bartow Mansion? Hold Your Horses: Bartow-Pell’s Carriage House Restoring the Splendor of the Mansion: The Shutter Restoration Workshop Sleeping Beauty: A Romantic Ruin … Continue reading

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