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Interior - William C. Maltby House
137  Depew at Starin Avenue, Buffalo, NY

Photos taken in December 2016

Front Hall


Looking into the vestibule from the front hall  ... Side light featuring geometric stained glass window   ...  Detail below:






Front hall plaster medallion




Colonial Revival staircase details below:



Typical Colonial Revival balustrades and other woodwork are painted white, a departure from earlier Victorian woodwork  ...  Turned balusters  ... Newel post features pendant bellflowers and scroll buttress






Pendant bellflowers and scroll buttress







Turned balusters



Staircase landing features center sash window with flanking leaded glass windows








Living room




Looking into the front hall  ...  Shouldered door design is found throughout the house



Colonial Revival mantelpiece  ...   Six details below:


Overmantel: Greek key border  ...  Ribbons and festoon  ...  Flaming urn



Greek key




Flaming urn



Panel with cartouche featuring "M" (for Maltby) and scrolling acanthus leaves



Ancone decorated with side scroll and bellflower



Frieze foliated end panel   ...  Extended acanthus leaf




Dining Room


Paneled ceiling


crest
Colonial Revival fireplace




Panel with crest flanked by scrolling acanthus leaves


Frieze end panel decorated with grapes and acanthus leaves





Ancone decorated with side scroll and bellflower



Grotesque



Bedrooms


Colonial Revival  cast stone fireplace  ...  Two details below:



Dentil molding below mantel   ...  Frieze ribbons and festoon  ...  Modified Corinthian pilaster




Modified Corinthian pilaster



Built-in storage chest



Colonial Revival fireplace   ...  Frieze decorated end panel  ...  Flanking Tuscan pilasters



Frieze  end panel decorated with lion head  ...  Rosette on Tuscan capital




Special thanks to 2016 owners Rosanne Frandina and James Van Oss  for their cooperation and assistance.

Photos and their arrangement 2016 Chuck LaChiusa
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