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"Sideboard of Mahogany and Inlay"

CC010.001.002.015.002 (RS244830)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany and Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular sideboard has tall splashboard with projecting shallow shelf with serpentine front at top supported by two Ionic-style columns. Case has serpentine front; tier of three drawers above tier of four cabinets with doors and two central drawers; and four cabriole legs with carved knees terminating in ball-and-claw feet. Drawers have round pulls; drawer fronts and cabinet doors have string inlay. Large cabinet doors have inlaid oval patarae that have been crossed out. Title and dimensions are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten is customer name " Mrs. Peter Hayden" and "Oct. 16 ?17 - 1903." Right side of paper is cut off.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1903-10-16
Date Notes
Date may be 1903-10-17.
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 5/8 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
7 5/8x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294450
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.015.002

Record details

Originator
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
Chippendale
Neoclassical
sideboards (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
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