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Demi-lune Commode

CC011.001.001.002.001.019 (RS209371)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace and mounted on cardboard. Perspective view is shown. Drawing depicts a demi-lune commode or low chest with overhanging top; three drawers with two ring pulls and one key escutcheon on each; inlaid banding on drawers and side panels; curved apron in front and straight on sides; cabriole legs with carved scroll feet; and carved ornamentation on stiles and front apron. "36574" is handwritten 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 design drawing in pencil (12 3/4 x 18 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
12 3/4 x 18 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303715
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.002.001.019

Record details

Originator
Probably Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
chests (case furniture)
commodes (French chests of drawers)
demi-lune (shape)
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views

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