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"Cabinet of Knotty Pine"

CC011.001.001.002.001.006 (RS209375)

Description

Design drawing titled "Cabinet of Knotty Pine" rendered in watercolor and pencil on board. Perspective view is shown. Drawing depicts Chippendale-style china cabinet with broken pitched pediment; central plinth with carved anthemion; molded cornice; recessed upper section with fluted pilasters on each side; carved rosette at top of each pilaster; right-hinged door with two glass inserts with ogee-shaped framing; interior with blue paint and three shelves; lower section with overhanging molded top; one shallow drawer above cabinet with two side-hinged doors; molded base; two bail handles with bat-wing plates on drawer; brass escutcheon and key on each cabinet door. Title, dimensions and "Model 2905" are handwritten on drawing. Embossed at lower left corner is: "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - New York."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1914-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (13 1/2 x 10 inches)
Dimensions
13 1/2x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303702
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.002.001.006

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Chippendale
cabinets (case furniture)
china cabinets
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)
Related Items
"Cabinet of Pickled Pine" — CC011.001.001.002.001.005 and CC011.001.001.002.001.006 depict the same design executed in differnt woods.

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