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"Serpentine Front Bed of Mahogany and Satinwood"

CC011.001.001.005.001.005 (RS209097)

Description

Design drawing titled "Serpentine Front Bed of Mahogany & Satinwood" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view is shown. Bed has headboard with canted corners and curved crest; serpentine-shaped footboard has molded bottom edge; shaped apron; side rails with molded bottom edge; and French bracket feet. Headboard and footboard have flame mahogany veneer panels; satinwood banding; and inlaid stringing and abstracted floral mortifs. Title and one dimension are handwritten on drawing. Blind stamped at lower left corner: "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 (10 3/8 x 13 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
10 3/8x 13 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
303864
Reference Code
CC011.001.001.005.001.005

Record details

Originator
Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)
Descriptive Terms
beds (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)

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