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"Corner Cabinet Mhg"

CC010.001.001.010.003 (RS213809)

Description

Design drawing with two views titled "Corner Cabinet Mhg" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view and plan of lower shelf are shown. Hanging corner cabinet has triangular case with canted corners above a lower scalloped shelf. Case has flat overhanging top with molded edge; dentil molding; string inlay on pilasters; leaded glass doors with muntins forming Gothic arches; and two interior glass shelves. Lower shelf is attached to case by two concave curved boards. Right, left and bottom of paper are cut off. Title is handprinted in pencil. Also handwritten in pencil are "Det. 21st Sept. 1905," customer's name "Mrs. W. S. Kennard" and various notes on details of cabinet.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-09-21
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 1/8 x 4 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/8x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294138
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.010.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Possibly Bacon, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1856-1940 (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
cabinets (case furniture)
case furniture
corner cabinets
hanging cabinets
hanging cupboards
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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