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Cabinet with columns

CC010.001.001.021.001 (RS213880)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front, side, and partial top views are shown. Classical Revival chest or cabinet has rectangular case; overhanging top with molded edge; three pairs of Doric three-quarter columns framing two drawers above two doors; two drawers in solid base with molded edge. Chest has basket of fruit carved above each set of capitals; coffered doors with scroll carving at top; and drawers with bail handles. Customer name "Mr. Coleman" is handwritten in pencil.

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 (7 1/2 x 13 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 13 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294225
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.021.001

Record details

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

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