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Double Bed

CC010.001.011.017.002 (RS234967)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view of a double bed is shown. Bed has shaped headboard and footboard with carved serpentine crest rail with central carved shell and rosettes at ends atop a triangular molded pediment; rear posts with elaborately carved finials atop heavy spiral turned posts with tall square bases; front posts with similar finials atop short carved round columns with tall square bases; and carved acanthus leaf feet terminating in casters.

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 (6 3/4 x 9 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/4x 9 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304363
Reference Code
CC010.001.011.017.002

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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