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"Bed of Mahogany"

CC010.001.011.017.001 (RS234915)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bed of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Double bed has headboard with serpentine crest rail with central carved angel surrounded by scrolls and foliate motifs; plain rectangular footboard; four square posts with carved foliate medallions at top and finials; shaped sides; and short square tapered feet with cuffs. Title, design notes. "J. W. Edwards" and "Det 16 Jan - 1903" are handwritten on drawing.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1903-01-16
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 8 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304362
Reference Code
CC010.001.011.017.001

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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