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"Serving Table of Mhg."

CC010.001.002.022.004 (RS244809)

Description

Design drawing titled "Serving Table of Mhg." rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style serpentine server has splashboard with branch veneer, center rectangular panel and concave corners; overhanging top; two shallow drawers with round pulls; lower serpentine shelf; and four tapered square legs terminating in spade feet. Inlaid trim includes oval patera on splashboard panel, quarter-fans on drawer fronts and sides, bellflowers on front legs; and stringing. Title, "John L. Paige 48634" and design notes are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten in red is "11322."

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 3/4 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294583
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.022.004

Record details

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

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