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"Mantel for E. D. Godfrey Own Room"

CC010.001.017.004.002 (RS239039)

Description

Design drawing titled "Mantel for E. D. Godfrey Own Room" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. The drawing depicts a Classical Revival-style mantel which has a cornice with egg-and-dart molding; frieze with carved Neoclassical ornamentation including urns and scrolling garlands; and tapered fluted columns on each side. Title and dimensions are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten are "19990 N.Y." and "3188."

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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 (5 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
5x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303015
Reference Code
CC010.001.017.004.002

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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