George Brewster Mathews House
830 Delaware Avenue Buffalo, NY

Completed: 1901
Architect:
Green & Wicks

On this page below:
House photos

Edward T. Dunn, "Number 840 Delaware"

George B. and Jenny R. Mathews Fund Collection Examples



2008 Photos


Left: Forman-Cabana House / Conners Children's Center  ... 




Brick exterior with (Indiana?) limestone  portico and window surrounds  ...  Portico: banded columns with nail-head motif










Bricks laid in Flemish bond pattern  ...  (Indiana?) limestone window surrounds









Elizabethan Revival style: banded columns  ...  Nail-head motif




Nail-head motif  ..  Two pairs of guttae




Background: Campanile Condos  ... 
(Indiana?) limestone  banded column with nail-head motif




Main entrance




Top frieze features a nail-head ...  Lower frieze features paired guttae  ...  A "nail" decorates the Tuscan capital
  ...  Egg-and-dart molding decorates arch









Window flanking main entrance features wrought iron and also paired guttae at bottom of panels















Medina sandstone rear house







"Number 830 Delaware"
By Edward T. Dunn

Buffalo's Delaware Avenue: Mansions and Families
Canisius College Press, 2003, pp. 379-380








Albright-Knox Art Gallery
George B. and Jenny R. Mathews Fund


2016 Photos


Sol LeWitt, "Wall Drawing #1268: Scribbles: Staircase"



László Moholy-Nagy,  "D IV"




Kenneth D. Snelson, "Four Chances"





Photos and their arrangement © 2008, 2016 Chuck LaChiusa
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