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Davenport Desk

Description

An Eastlake Davenport desk with a hinged slant lid and a green felt fitted interior. It has a pierced fretwork gallery, paneled and beaded front/back/left side, and four drawers on the right side. It has incised and decorative brackets that support the overhanging top and is on casters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1890
Material
felt (textile)
mahogany (wood)
veneer
walnut (wood)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Arts and Crafts (movement)
Desk
desks
Eastlake
Felt
felt (textile)
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
Reform Style
veneer
Walnut
walnut (wood)
writing desks
Dimensions
37.75 x 23.5 x 23.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.149
Credit Line
Gift of Agnes Lawrence Little
GUSN
11799

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