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"Side Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.002.029.001 (RS244815)

Description

Design drawing titled "Side Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Classical Revival-style rectangular server has splashboard; top with molded edge; frieze with two drawers; freestanding scrolled legs with carved acanthus leaves and fluting which terminate in large paw feet in front; solid base with molded rim. Carved ornamentation includes tall scrolling foliage atop splashboard ends, foliate motifs on splashboard ends; rosettes on frieze ends. Branch veneer on splashboard and drawer fronts. Title, dimensions and design notes are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten in red is "13934."

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 11 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 11 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
294763
Reference Code
CC010.001.002.029.001

Record details

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

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