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"Satinwood Cabinet"

CC010.001.001.017.002 (RS213827)

Description

Design drawing titled "Satinwood Cabinet" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Rectangular cabinet has two sections and sits on four bracket feet. Top section is recessed and has overhanging top with molded edge; two doors with glass inserts; inlaid or carved motifs on frieze and door perimeters; and molded bottom edge. Interior of top section has three glass shelves. Lower section has two doors with inlaid or painted Neoclassical motifs including swags and garlands surrounding large ovals containing figures in classical clothing, and shields with horns and swords. Title and dimensions are handprinted in pencil below drawing. Also handwritten in red is "11273."

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 (10 x 7 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
10x 7 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294192
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.017.002

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
Material Type
design drawings

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