Edith Barry china closet, Kennebunk, 1950

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Architecture commission for Edith Barry at 25 Summer Street in Kennebunk, ME, 1950. The commission is associated with John Calvin Stevens. This item is part of the Stevens Architects drawings and records collection.

Edith Cleaves Barry (1884–1969) was an American sculptor, painter, illustrator and designer born in Boston Massachusetts. She studied at the Art Students League in New York City and with Frank DuMond and Richard E. Miller. Barry was the founder and served as the director of the Brick Store Museum in Kennebunk, Maine from 1936 to 1945

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  • Title: Edith Barry china closet, Kennebunk, 1950
  • Address: 25 Summer Street, Kennebunk, York County, ME
  • Client: Edith Barry
  • Creation Date: 1950
  • Subject Date: 1950
  • Primary Architects: John Calvin Stevens
  • Object Type: Text and Image
  • Subtype: architectural drawing
  • Media/Genre: elevations; architectural elements; sketches;
  • Materials: graphite on tracing paper; graphite on paper;
  • Local Code: Coll. 209, 3-E-6-04
  • Collection: Stevens Architects drawings and records collection
  • Number of items in commission: 5

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
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