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"Dining Room Mantel of Pine for J. G. Cannon"

CC010.001.017.002.001 (RS239021)

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Room Mantel of Pine for J. G. Cannon" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and partial top views are shown. The drawing depicts a Classical Revival-style mantel which has a frieze with carved Neoclassical ornamentation including fluting and swags; tapered fluted columns on each side; and fluting around fireplace opening.. Title, dimensions and design notes are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten are "N.Y. Order 7688," "Made for W. A. Read N.Y. 8462 - Fact. 29567," and "Drawn from old detail 25th May 1907."

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-05-25
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil on trace (10 x 10 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
10x 10 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303008
Reference Code
CC010.001.017.002.001

Record details

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

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