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Pencil sketch -- "Mahogany Bureau"

CC010.002.119.001 (RS212898)

Description

Pencil sketch on trace titled "Mahogany Bureau." Sketch depicts rectangular bureau with molded overhanging top, three-quarter fluted columns at each corne, and tapering round fluted feet. Bureau has three tiers of drawers; the top tier has two drawers with round pulls. The two lower drawers each have two bail handles. Dimensions are handwritten on sketch. Sketch was found inside photo album CC010.002.119; the photograph on page 95 of the album depicts the finished bureau.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1900-1935, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 pencil drawing on trace (9 x 11 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
9x 11 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
302084
Reference Code
CC010.002.119.001

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Possibly Irving & Casson (Manufacturer)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
chests (case furniture)
dressers (cupboards)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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