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"Music Cabinet of Mahogany"

CC010.001.001.013.001 (RS213838)

Description

Design drawing titled "Music Cabinet of Mahogany." Front, side and top views are shown. Front view is rendered in watercolor and pencil; side and top views are in pencil only. Queen Anne-style rectangular music cabinet has two sections. Top section has overhanging top with molded rim; two doors with glass inserts and muntins forming central rectangle; and molded base. Interior of upper case has four shelves and silk lining glass inserts. Lower case has three drawers with veneer fronts and drop pulls in a one-over-two arrangement; apron with straight sides and arched center separating the bottom two drawers; and cabriole legs with carved knees and slipper feet. Title and dimension are hand printed in pencil. Also in pencil are "Det. 7 Dec - 1906" and customer name "T. E. Proctor."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1906-12-07
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in watercolor and pencil (7 1/2 x 11 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 11 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294148
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.013.001

Record details

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

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