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"Side Table of Mahogany and Branch Veneer"

CC010.001.002.024.001 (RS244803)

Description

Design drawing titled "Side Table of Mahogany and Branch Veneer" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical D-shaped server has overhanging top with molded edge; slightly projecting central frieze; two shallow side drawers with branch veneer, oval brasses and bail handles; and six tapered reeded round legs with cuffs. Central frieze has fluting and carved wheat stalks and oval rosettes. Title, dimensions and design note are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten are customer name "Mrs. Appleton" and detail number "45998."

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 (8 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/4x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294623
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.024.001

Record details

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

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