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"Painted Mantel in Boudoir E. D. Godfrey"

CC010.001.017.004.001 (RS239037)

Description

Design drawing titled "Painted Mantel in Boudoir E. D. Godfrey" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. The drawing depicts a Classical Revival-style fireplace mantel which has a frieze with carved Neoclassical ornamentation including scrolling garlands and a central kylix; and two round half-columns with carved capitals on each side.. Title and dimensions are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten are "19990 N.Y." and "4993."

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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 on trace (6 x 6 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303014
Reference Code
CC010.001.017.004.001

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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