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"Single Bed of Mahogany"

CC010.001.011.007.002 (RS234934)

Description

Design drawing titled "Single Bed of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Drawing depicts two beds. Each single bed has shaped headboard and footboard with straight crest rail and scrolled ends; four square chamfered posts with elongated pineapple finials on turned bases; and carved vasiform turned feet terminating in casters. Title, design notes, "Det. 251" and "J. B. Richmond 45531" are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten is the following: "Sent to factory Aug 27 - 1904 / Traced for " [factory] Oct 25,1906 H. E. B. / for J. B. R."

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1906-10-25
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 x 10 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
7x 10 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304286
Reference Code
CC010.001.011.007.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
beds (furniture)
twin beds
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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