Pair of Doorknobs from Louis Sullivan and Dankmar Adler's Guaranty Building, Buffalo, New York, 1894-1896

Louis Henri Sullivan, American, 1856 - 1924
Yale & Towne Manufacturing Company, Stamford, Connecticut


about 1894-1896

Cast iron

Overall: 2 5/8 × 6 1/2 in. (6.7 × 16.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of H. Allen Brooks



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Building Component

Research Area

Decorative Arts

Not on view


Stamped, around neck of knob: Y+T [with trefoil design]; PAT'D APR. 7 '91 Y+T [initials in trefoil design]


H. Allen Brooks (1925-2010, Class of 1949), Hanover, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 2010.

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