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"Mahogany China Cabinet"

CC010.001.001.003.003 (RS213850)

Description

Design drawing titled "Mahogany China Cabinet" rendered in pencil on trace. Chippendale-style rectangular cabinet has overhanging top with molded edge. Case has three front doors with muntins forming lozenge shapes; center door is stationary and both side doors slide. Case sits on four short cabriole legs with carved knees terminating in ball-and-claw feet. Interior has glass shelves and green velvet lining. Title is handwritten in pencil. Also written in pencil are: the customer "B. B. Crouninshield," the number "41568," various dimensions and notations, and the detailer's initials "F. E. J."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (5 7/8 x 7 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 7/8x 7 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
293891
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.003.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Other People
Crowninshield, B. B.
Descriptive Terms
Chippendale
cabinets (case furniture)
case furniture
china cabinets
Material Type
design drawings

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