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"Sideboard of Oak"

CC010.001.002.006.002 (RS244769)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top view are shown. Rectangular sideboard has splashboard with concave curved corners and arched center; overhanging top with carved molded edge; one tier of three drawers with round pulls; curved skirt; and one shelf below. Case is supported by four turned front legs terminating in bulb-and-ring feet and two rear legs. Center of splashboard has carved basket of fruit; skirt has carved scrolls and center foliage motif; front legs have carved acanthus leaves and quatrefoils. Title, dimensions and design notes are handprinted in pencil. Also handwritten is "Detailed & send to factory - Mar 22, '11 Hollan. - order" and "13661."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1911-03-22
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (8 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294290
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.006.002

Record details

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

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