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"Sideboard of Mahogany Inlaid"

CC011.001.001.002.003.006 (RS209359)

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany Inlaid" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Drawing depicts Empire-style double pedestal sideboard having a central tier of two drawers with a narrow splash board and a rectangular pedestal at each end.. Drawer fronts have flame mahognay veneer; inlaid stringing and banding; bail handles and oval backplates. Pedestals have inwardly flaring tops; side-hinged cabinet doors with key escutcheons; base with molded edge; two flame mahogany panels on each pedestal; and extensive inlaid stringing and banding. Title and one dimension are handwritten on drawing. Blind stamped on 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 (12 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
12 1/2x 18 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303799
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.002.003.006

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Empire (style)
pedestal end sideboards
sideboards (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)

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