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"Double Bed of Mahogany"

CC010.001.011.008.002 (RS234983)

Description

Design drawing titled "Double Bed of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Double bed has shaped headboard and footboard with straight crest rail and scrolled ends; round finials on ends of headboard; round reeded headposts with ring turning at headboard level; round footposts with foliate carved portion between reeded sections; elongated pineapple finials on turned bases; and turned bulb feet. Title and "Det. 11870" are handwritten on drawing.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (8 1/8 x 10 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 10 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304288
Reference Code
CC010.001.011.008.002

Record details

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

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