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"Lacquered Cabinet, Queen Anne Style"

CC011.001.001.002.001.011 (RS209368)

Description

Design drawing titled "Lacquered Cabinet Queen Anne Style" rendered in watercolor and pencil on board. Perspective view is shown. Queen Anne-style cabinet has recessed upper section with a curved and scrolling pediment; two glass-front arched doors; and three interior shelves. Lower section has sharply edged serpentine front; four drawers with two bail handles and one key escutcheon on each; quarter-column at each side; a gently curved skirt; and bracket feet. Entire surface is covered with blue-green lacquer and gilt decorative motifs. Title and "Irving & Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston & New York" are handprinted on drawing.

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 (18 x 12 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
18 x 12 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303707
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.002.001.011

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Queen Anne Style
cabinets (case furniture)
china cabinets
lacquer (coating)
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)
Related Items
"Lacquered Cabinet, Queen Anne Style"

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