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"Hanging Bookcase of Mahogany for W. C. Whitney"

CC010.001.001.026.001 (RS213857)

Description

Design drawing with two views titled "Hanging Bookcase of Mahogany for W. C. Whitney" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Two tier open bookshelf has Chinese fretwork railing on each tier and at top. Fretwork on top has center oval motif. Railing on lower tier extends beyond the sides of the case. Title and dimensions are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in red is "11585."

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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 (5 x 7 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294272
Reference Code
CC010.001.001.026.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Chinese Chippendale
bookshelves
case furniture
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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