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"Two Sideboards of Walnut with Inlay"

CC010.001.002.002.002 (RS244839)

Description

Sketch with four views titled "Two Sideboards of Walnut with Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Front, side, and top views are shown; front view of interior tray drawers is also shown. Renaissance Revival sideboard, in the style of a 17th century cupboard, has rectangular top with molded edge and frieze with inlaid decorative motifs supported by four large twisted columns. Below columns is a chest with one tier of two drawers above two cabinet doors. Chest has turned half-columns at each front edge; molded base; and bun feet. Inlaid decorative motifs including rosettes, quatrefoils, and foliage patterrns are on drawer fronts, column bases and capitals, and chest top edge. Interior of cupboard has adjustable shelves on one side and tray drawers on the other. Title, dimensions and customer name "Hobart Ames" are handprinted in pencil. Handwritten in pencil is "detailed Feb - 18 - 1907 - JFP." Also handwritten in red is "11479."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-02-18
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (9 x 11 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
9x 11 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294277
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.002.002

Record details

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

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