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"Bed of Mahogany"

CC010.001.011.011.002 (RS234924)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bed of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Double bed has headboard and footboard with scrolled crest rail; four posts with plain turned upper section, carved cup and acanthus leaf turning, and reeded lower section; and short vasiform turned legs terminating in casters. Title, design notes, and "B. M. Jones Boston" 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 (9 1/4 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
9 1/4x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304295
Reference Code
CC010.001.011.011.002

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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