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"Double Bed of Mahogany"

CC010.001.011.010.001 (RS234936)

Description

Design drawing titled "Double Bed of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Double bed has headboard with straight reeded crest rail and concave top corners; footboard with scrolled crest rail and rectangular recessed panel; deep side rails; posts with vasiform turned upper section, reeded turned vasiform middle, and rounded reeded lower section; acorn finials; and short turned ovoid feet with ring turnings terminating in casters. TItle and "Det. #12389" 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 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/8x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304292
Reference Code
CC010.001.011.010.001

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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