Mould, Jacob Wrey

Mould, Jacob Wrey

(1825–86) architect and designer; born in Chislehurst, Kent, England. In New York (1852) he was an early practitioner of English High Victorian Gothic and introduced polychrome construction, including polychrome interiors. He also designed public parks.
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