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Dining Table

CC011.001.001.003.002.002 (RS209620)

Description

Untitled design drawing of a dining table rendered in colored pencil and pencil on trace. Empire-style rectangular table has overhanging top with gadrooned edge; straight skirt with gadrooned lower edge and large carved central drop shell; and four cabriole legs with ornately carved acanthus leaves and scrolls which terminate in large paw feet. Carved foliage swags drape from center shell to knees of legs and between legs on sides. Handprinted in pencil are dimensions and "Irving & Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / 601 5th Ave. N.Y.C." Drawing is mounted on cardboard.

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 colored pencil (9 3/4 x 13 inches)
Dimensions
9 3/4x 13 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303807
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.003.002.002

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Empire (style)
dining tables
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views

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