Skip to content

Search Collections

"Serving Table Mhg. & Inlay"

CC010.001.002.023.002 (RS244759)

Description

Design drawing titled "Serving Table Mhg. & Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style rectangular server has splashboard with concave corners; overhanging top; two shallow drawers with inlaid stringing and two bail handles; lower shelf; and four tapered square legs with belflower inlay and brass feet.Title, "Sumner Hollingsworth 45864" and design note are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten in red is "618."

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 (4 3/4 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294601
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.023.002

Record details

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

Comments