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"Sideboard of Mahogany"

CC010.001.002.014.003 (RS244776)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Rectangular sideboard has splashboard; two drawers with arched opening below on each side; central section of three drawers with straight skirt and scrolled c-shaped brackets below; six tapered square legs with cuffs. Ornamentation includes carved scroll at top of arch openings; branch veneer on splashboard, sides, and side drawer fronts; string inlay on all drawers; inlaid bellflowers on legs; and inlaid rosettes on splashboard corner panels. Title, dimensions, design notes, and "J. E. Palmer 48959" are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in red is "7853."

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 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 7 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294442
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.014.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
sideboards (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
"Large Size Mahogany and Inlay Sideboard Stock 48749" — Two sizes of very similar design.

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