Untitled design drawing of a sideboard rendered in pencil on trace. Front view and partial outline of top are shown. Empire-style sideboard has two cabinets projecting on either side of recessed central section; overhanging top with molded edge; and splashboard with carved panel in center and shallow drawer with concave curved sides at each side. Cabinets have one drawer with bail handle above cabinet door; canted front corners with carved or inlaid pilasters and projecting scroll capitals; and octagon-shaped door panels with four rosettes at corners. Center section has drawer with two bail handles. Solid base with molded top edge.
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- Collection Name
- Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
- Collection Code
- 1880-1914, undated
- Date of Acquisition
- Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches)
- 8 1/4x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
- Collection Type
- Corporate Records
- Description Level
- Reference Code
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Possibly Bacon, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1856-1940 (Designer)
- Descriptive Terms
Classical Revival (European revival style)
- Material Type
- Related Items
"Small Size Mahogany Sideboard"
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