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Finding Aid for the Charles Spenner drawings, circa 1899-circa 1902 0000179
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  • Custodial History note
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  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Scope and Content note

  • Title: Charles Spenner drawings
    Identifier/Call Number: 0000179
    Contributing Institution: Architecture and Design Collection, Art, Design & Architecture Museum
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 3.0 Linear feet (1 box)
    Date (inclusive): circa 1899-circa 1902
    creator: Spenner, Charles, 1882-1967


    Partially processed collection, open for use by qualified researchers.

    Custodial History note

    The collection was donated to the Architecture and Design Collection circa 1972.

    Preferred Citation note

    Charles Spenner drawings, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Biographical/Historical note

    Charles Spenner, also known as Karl, was a German furniture builder who lived from 1882 to 1967.

    Scope and Content note

    A collection of 15 assorted drawings of interiors, decorative details for interiors, furnishings, and furniture. The designs show work in the Adams and Gothic styles. Drawings are variously rendered in ink, crayon, watercolor, and pencil. Also included are two photographic prints, one an image of a young girl, the other of a young boy.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Spenner, Charles, 1882-1967
    Furniture design
    Interior design
    Photographic prints
    Presentation drawings (proposals)