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"Chippendale Cabinet of Mahogany"

CC010.001.001.004.001 (RS213831)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chippendale Cabinet of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; detail of shelf is also provided. Chippendale-style cabinet has upper case and lower shelf supported by four square tapering legs terminating in block feet. Rectangular upper case has an overhanging top; glass sides; and two front doors with muntins forming large central octagons. Lower shelf has curved front and a pierced rail on back and sides. Title, measurements, design notes, "For Mrs. H. H. Fay" and "Det. Jan. 17, 1905" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-01-17
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/2 x 8 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 8 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
293904
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.004.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Chippendale
cabinets (case furniture)
cabinets on stands
case furniture
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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