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"Queen Anne Low Chest (Walnut)"

CC011.001.001.002.001.021 (RS209369)

Description

Design drawing titled "Queen Anne Low Chest (Walnut)" rendered in pencil on trace and affixed to cardboard. Perspective view is shown. Drawing depicts a Queen Anne-style low chest with blockfront form; overhanging molded top; case with two drawers; shaped front skirt; and tall cabriole legs with shell-carved knees terminating in slipper feet. Title, dimensions and "37667" are handwritten on drawing. Embossed in lower right corner is: "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - Mass."

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 (9 1/4 x 13 inches)
Dimensions
9 1/4x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303717
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.002.001.021

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Queen Anne Style
blockfront (shape)
chests (case furniture)
low chests
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views

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