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"Table in Smoking Room"

CC011.001.001.003.003.005 (RS209617)

Description

Design drawing with two views titled "Table in Smoking Room." Side and top views are rendered in pencil and watercolor. Mannerist Revival-style round table has an overhanging round top with a deep apron, four splayed faceted vasiform and ring legs, and four shaped stretchers. Apron has diamond motifs painted in green and gold. Legs and stretchers have various motifs painted in red, green and gold. Title is hand printed in pencil beneath the side view. Embossed at the lower left corner is: "Return to / A. H. Davenport Co. / 96 Washington St. / Boston, Mass."

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 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
16 3/4x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303815
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.003.003.005

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
Mannerist (Renaissance-Baroque style)
smoking rooms
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
renderings (drawings)
Related Items
Round Table

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