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"Oak Bulletin Board in Trophy Room Yale Gymnasium"

CC010.001.015.005.002 (RS233621)

Description

Design drawing titled "Oak Bulletin Board in Trophy Room Yale Gymnasium" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Bulletin board has wooden frame with arched pediment; frieze; and rectangular body atop two block feet. Carved ornamentation includes: quatrefoils and anthemions on arch; central medallion of garlands surrounding a lamp on arch; astragal and egg-and-dart moldings on frieze; and central panel on body with astragal molding. Title, dimensions, scale and "11532" are handwritten. Also handwritten are: "N.Y. 6738" and "Factory Order 25110."

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 3/8 x 4 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/8x 4 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303063
Reference Code
CC010.001.015.005.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Other Organizations
Yale University
Descriptive Terms
bulletin boards
Material Type
design drawings

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