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"Corner Cabinet for Geo. Eastman"

CC010.001.001.010.002 (RS213841)

Description

Design drawing with two views titled "Corner Cabinet for Geo. Eastman 45543" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical-style corner cabinet has tall triangular case; broken arch pediment with central carved shell ornament and inlaid or carved scrolling motifs; frieze, pilasters, and straight skirt with string inlay; glass doors with muntins forming arches; tall tapered legs with string inlay terminating in spade feet. Cabinet has either a lower shelf or stretchers. Right side of paper is cut off. Title, "May 29 - 1907 J. B. W." and "261" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-05-29
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (10 1/4 x 4 inches)
Dimensions
10 1/4x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294137
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.010.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Other People
Eastman, George, 1854-1932
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
cabinets (case furniture)
case furniture
corner cabinets
Material Type
design drawings
Places
Rochester (Monroe county, New York state)
Places (Buildings)
George Eastman House (Rochester, NY)

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