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"Revised China Cabinet"

CC010.001.001.005.002 (RS213871)

Description

Design drawing titled "Revised China Cabinet" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. China cabinet has two sections. Chippendale-style top has broken-arch pediment with three urn finials; two mirrored doors; three interior glass shelves; and mirror on back of interior. Top sits on a molded stepped rim atop a William and Mary-style lower section with one tier of three drawers with drop pulls; four cup and ring-turned legs terminating in ball feet; and stretchers. Title, design notes, and "for E. J.Grew Esq." are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten are "Det. Aug 29 - 1906 / J. P. H." and "Light Mhg. with Branch Veneer / Darker in Drawer Fronts."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1906-08-29
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (9 1/4 x 5 inches)
Dimensions
9 1/4x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
293928
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.005.002

Record details

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

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