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"China Cabinet of Mahogany"

CC011.001.001.002.001.002 (RS209380)

Description

Design drawing titled "China Cabinet of Mahogany" rendered in pencil and watercolor. Front view is shown. Background of a paneled wall is in pencil only. China cabinet has carved cornice; upper section with four shelves behind Chippendale-style glass doors with muntins forming lozenge shapes; lower section with two doors with large inlaid ovals; four short tapered round legs with brass feet. Title is handprinted beneath drawing. Embossed on lower left corner is: "Return to / A. H. Davenport Co. / 96 Washington St. / Boston, Mass."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (14 5/8 x 10 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
14 5/8x 10 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303696
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.002.001.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Chippendale
cabinets (case furniture)
china cabinets
Material Type
design drawings
renderings (drawings)

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