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Wrought and cast iron ornamentation in architecture.

Christine E. Moe

Wrought and cast iron ornamentation in architecture.

by Christine E. Moe

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesArchitecture series: bibliography -- A-146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20820614M

The Adam brothers experimented with cast iron. At first it was used as an ornament to wrought ironwork. It was not however until after the foundation of the Carron Ironworks in that the headlong rush into all things of cast iron began, so familiar to us from the 19th century. Replacing high maintenance wood ornamentation with durable and low-maintenance cast iron was very appealing and cost-effective. The use of cast iron quickly fell out of favor in the s with the.

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Get this from a library. Wrought and cast iron ornamentation in architecture. [Christine Moe]. [Review of] Paul Dobraszczyk's Iron, Ornament and Architecture in Victorian Britain: Myth and Modernity, Excess and Enchantment () Jacqueline Banerjee, Associate Editor, Victorian Web [Victorian Web Home—> Decorative Arts and Design —> Cast iron, Wrought Iron & Painted Metal —> Book Reviews on the Decorative Arts].

Cast-iron architecture was a popular type of building design used throughout the world in the mids. Its popularity was due, in part, to its efficiency and cost-effectiveness — a regal exterior facade could be mass-produced inexpensively with cast iron.

Cast Iron, Wrought Iron, and Painted Metal [ Victorian Web Home —> Visual Arts —> Decorative Arts —> Architecture —> Sculpture ] As its name suggests, cast iron is distinct from its sister material, wrought iron, in that it is produced from patterns and moulds rather than shaped by a smith at a forge.

Cast-iron architecture is the use of cast iron in buildings and objects, ranging from bridges and markets to warehouses, balconies and fences. Refinements developed during the Industrial Revolution in the late 18th century made cast iron relatively cheap and suitable for a range of uses, and by the mid 19th century it was common as a structural material (and sometimes for entire buildings.

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In the s, William Strickland () visited England and upon his return used cast iron columns and wrought iron railings in the U.S. Naval Asylum on Gray’s Ferry Avenue. Inarchitect John Haviland () employed flat cast iron plates that resembled ashlar masonry on the façade of the Miners Bank building in Pottsville.

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Wrought iron is fibrous in nature, not granular like cast iron, and provided the answer to the problem of sudden failure in cast iron structures. For years cast iron was incorrectly assumed to be as strong in tension as it was in compression.

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