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Robert A. Furhoff Papers

A work made of printed papers, typescript papers, black and white photographic prints, color photographic prints, architectural drawings, paint samples, stencil samples and realia..

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  • A work made of printed papers, typescript papers, black and white photographic prints, color photographic prints, architectural drawings, paint samples, stencil samples and realia..

Date:

1975-2007 (bulk 1990-1995)

About this artwork

Architectural conservator and nationally recognized expert on historic interiors and paint analysis, Furhoff and his business “Robert A. Furhoff, Restoration of Interiors” have been based in Chicago since 1977. The materials in this collection document the entirety of Furhoff’s career from 1975 to his retirement in 2009. Primarily consisting of site evaluations and restoration recommendations, these files include photographs, paint samples and color scheme investigations, fixture and furniture analysis, and drawings and diagrams.

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Collection access:
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Contact the Ryerson and Burnham Art and Architecture Archives:
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Status

Currently Off View

Department

AIC Archives

Title

Robert A. Furhoff Papers

Date

Made 1975–2007

Medium

Printed papers, typescript papers, black and white photographic prints, color photographic prints, architectural drawings, paint samples, stencil samples and realia.

Dimensions

1 portfolio and flatfile materials: H.: 76.2 cm (30 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert August Furhoff, 2009.

Reference Number

2011.6

Extended information about this artwork

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