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"Cabinet of Mahogany"

CC010.001.001.017.001 (RS213823)

Description

Design drawing titled "Cabinet of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular cabinet has three sections with central section flanked on each side by a narrower recessed section. Cabinet has overhanging top with carved molded edge and pilasters at each side with carved ornament at top. Side sections have arched panels on doors; three interior shelves; and keyhole escutcheons. Center section has two doors with keyhole escutcheons on the right door. Upper portions of center doors have glass inserts with muntins forming a geometric pattern. Cabinet has a solid base with a molded top edge. Title, dimensions and "11456" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten are: "Made for Robert Winsor," "Feb. 6 - 1907 J.B.W." and "F.H.B. det."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-02-06
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (8 x 7 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294186
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.017.001

Record details

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

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