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"Music Cabinet of Mahogany and Inlay"

CC010.001.001.014.001 (RS213877)

Description

Design drawing with two views titled "Music Cabinet of Mahogany and Inlay." Front view is rendered in pencil and watercolor; top view is in pencil only. Neoclassical-style music cabinet has a rectangular case with brass gallery rail; overhanging top with molded edge; two doors; string inlay on doors and pilasters; and four tapered legs with brass cuffs. Doors have central inlaid decoration of a lyre-shaped motif encircled by a garland of foliage and a ribbon bow below. Interior has tray drawers. Title and notes on cabinet details are handprinted in pencil. Also printed in pencil are customer name "H. F. Lippett" and "Feb 5 - 1906."

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1906-02-05
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in watercolor and pencil (7 x 3 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
7x 3 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294151
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.014.001

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
renderings (drawings)

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