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"Corner Washstand of Mahogany with Painted Decoration"

CC010.001.014.003.001 (RS235098)

Description

Design drawing titled "Corner Washstand of Mahogany with Painted Decoration" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical-style cabinet has a triangular form with a kdiney-shaped front; overhanging top with glass covering; one tier of two shallow drawers, each with two round glass pulls; deep cuboard with two doors, each with one round glass pull; four tapered square legs terminating in block feet; and painted decoration on stiles and drawer fronts. Rectangular mirror in wood frame is attached to top. Title, dimensions, design notes, "46437" and "G. G. Rice Esq." are handwritten on drawing. Also handwtitten are "Detailed Feb 2 - 1905 J. P. H." and "Det 4010."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-02-02
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (8 3/4 x 6 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/4 x 6 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303686
Reference Code
CC010.001.014.003.001

Record details

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

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