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"Cabinet of Tray Drawers in Library of Oak"

CC010.001.001.018.001 (RS213834)

Description

Design drawing titled "Cabinet of Tray Drawers in Library of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Renaissance Revival low cabinet has overhanging top with gadrooned edge; carved frieze with "N.B.R. - 1907" inscribed in center rectangle; two doors with carved central round medallions and carved borders on recessed panels; carved half columns on sides and between doors; large molded base with gadrooned edge; recessed panels on side; and four hairy paw feet. Central medallions on doors have have carved portraits. Interior has six tray drawers. Title and dimensions are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten are "Sent to factory Feb-11-1907 J.B.W." and the customer name "N.B. Ream Esq." Handwritten in red is "11461."

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-02-11
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (12 x 14 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
12x 14 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294210
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.018.001

Record details

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

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