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"Hat and Coat Tree of Oak for Mrs. C. B. Alexander"

CC010.001.014.004.001 (RS235090)

Description

Design drawing titled "Hat and Coat Tree of Oak for Mrs. C. B. Alexander" rendered in pencil on trace. Side and top views are shown. Empire-style hat stand has large acorn finial atop an octagonal faceted and flaring pole; carved bellflowers above two graduated tiers of four bronze hooks; stepped base of pole; and cruciform-shaped platform with carved acanthus leaves above four large paw feet. Title, design notes, "N.Y. Order 19749" and "11489" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten is "Detailed Jan 30 - 1907 F. P."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-01-30
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (14 3/8 x 6 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
14 3/8x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303687
Reference Code
CC010.001.014.004.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
coat trees
hat stands
Material Type
design drawings

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