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"Commode of Mahogany"

CC010.001.014.001.003 (RS235074)

Description

Design drawing titled "Commode of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular night table has overhanging top with molded edge and plate glass cover; one shallow drawer with two round pulls; square legs with carved, inlaid or painted bellflowers at top and either fluting or stringing; one cabinet below; and four tapered square feet with carved foliate motifs. Title, design notes, "11588," and "39599" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten is "Made for Miss Moen."

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 (3 1/2 x 2 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
3 1/2x 2 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303673
Reference Code
CC010.001.014.001.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
Neoclassical
night tables
Material Type
design drawings

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