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File 054 - Photographic prints of illuminated manuscripts and Underwood’s reconstruction drawings of domes and their mosaic decoration

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DcWaDIC MS.BZ.019-03-01-054

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Photographic prints of illuminated manuscripts and Underwood’s reconstruction drawings of domes and their mosaic decoration

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  • undated (Creation)

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1 folder

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Underwood, Paul A. (Paul Atkins) (February 22,1902-September 22,1968)

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Includes photographic prints of: illuminated manuscripts (some marked with Friend’s initials “A.M.F.” or “Museum of Historic Art / Princeton University”); coins; drawings of Hagia Sophia (north and south tympanum); the dome in Daphni in Greece; Underwood’s drawings of domes and their mosaic decoration for the reconstruction of the Holy Apostles; and a “Conjectural Plan of the Nea of Basil I.” Folder also includes notes and sketches by Albert Mathias Friend, Jr.

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Negative (8” x 10”) of “Conjectural Plan of the Nea of Basil I” was moved to ICFA’s cold storage for preservation (accession number: 2012.0073.0003).

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Photographs were originally filed within the notes and drawings in File 53. Additionally, see oversize drawings in Series 4.

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Paul Underwood Research Papers and Project Materials on the Reconstruction of the church of the Holy Apostles in Constantinople , ca. 1936-1950s

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Preferred Citation: Paul Underwood Research Papers and Project Materials on the Reconstruction of the Church of the Holy Apostles in Constantinople, ca. 1936-1950s, MS.BZ.019, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

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Paul Underwood Research Papers and Project Materials on the Reconstruction of the church of the Holy Apostles in Constantinople , ca. 1936-1950s

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Photographs are for research purposes only.

Preferred Citation: Paul Underwood Research Papers and Project Materials on the Reconstruction of the Church of the Holy Apostles in Constantinople, ca. 1936-1950s, MS.BZ.019, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

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  • Box: MS.BZ.019, Box 005