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"Sideboard of Mahogany"

CC010.001.002.011.001 (RS244817)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style sideboard with serpentine front; top with molded edge; top tier with carved rosettes framing two shallow drawers and central panel with fluting and carved stalks of wheat; lower tier with reeded stiles, two deep drawers and recessed central compartment with two doors; reeded tapered legs terminating in spade feet. Drawers have oval brasses and bail handles; lower drawers have keyhole escutcheons. Title is handprinted in pencil; handwritten in red is detail number "3011."

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 (11 3/8 x 11 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
11 3/8x 11 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294404
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.011.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Federal
Neoclassical
sideboards (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Sideboard #3011

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