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"Serving Table of Mahogany and Maple"

CC011.001.001.003.003.002 (RS209626)

Description

Design drawing with two views titled "Serving Table of Mahogany & Maple." Front view is rendered in pencil and watercolor; top view is in pencil only. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style serving table is D-shaped and has notched sides; overhanging top; straight frieze with inlaid veneer ovals and stringing; and four tapered square legs with inlaid stringing terminating in cuffed feet. Title and dimensions are handwritten in pencil. Embossed on lower left corner is: "Return to / A. H. Davenport Co. / 150 Madison Ave / New York."

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (16 5/8 x 10 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
16 5/8x 10 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303812
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.003.003.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Federal
Hepplewhite
Neoclassical
servers (sideboards)
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
renderings (drawings)

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