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"Music Cabinet of Mahogany"

CC010.001.001.011.002 (RS213867)

Description

Design drawing titled "Music Cabinet of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and interior top views are shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular cabinet has overhanging top with molded edge; tall case with two doors; and four short tapered legs with brass cuffs. Pilasters have painted floral garland decoration; doors have a central painted motif of a basket of flowers. The left side of the interior has trays; the right side has drawers. Title and notes on cabinet features are handwritten in pencil; handwritten in red is "275." Right side of paper has been cut off.

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 (7 5/8 x 4 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 5/8x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294142
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.011.002

Record details

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

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