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"Sideboard of Mahogany Inlay & Branch Veneer"

CC010.001.002.018.002 (RS244854)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany Inlay & Branch Veneer rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style D-shaped sideboard has splashboard with concave curved corners; overhanging top; four central drawers which project slightly flanked by two compartments with doors; and six tapered square legs. Center panels on splashboard and above drawers have inlaid kylix and garland motifs; inlaid stringing on cabinet doors, drawer fronts and legs; and inlaid bellflowers on legs. Title, "Hepplewhite," and "48088 Sinclair (Whittemore)" are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in red is "756."

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 (6 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294508
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.018.002

Record details

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

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