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"Painted Commode"

CC010.001.014.001.009 (RS235089)

Description

Design drawing titled "Painted Commode" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical-style oval night table has overhanging top with molded edge; cabinet with right-hinged door and one round pull; one lower shelf with molded edge; four tapered square legs; and carved and turned tapered feet. Cabinet door has painted, inlaid or carved rectangle with four corner rosettes; legs have painted, inlaid or carved spiral twist design. Title, dimensions, "11550" and "For C. Vanderbilt 21314" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten is "J. B. W. Mar. 19 - 1907."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-03-19
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/4 x 3 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/4x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303679
Reference Code
CC010.001.014.001.009

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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