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Tester Bed

CC010.001.011.021.001 (RS234938)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil and ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Double tester bed has rectangular headboard with molded cornice; rectangular footboard with recessed panel; posts with turned plain columnar upper section and square carved lower section extending to floor; concave curved sides; and tester attached to posts. Tester has molded cornice and flat top and is shown with fabric valance, head curtain and two side curtains. Design notes, "Francis Skinner Jr." and "Feb - 3 - 1903 ?" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1913-02-03
Date Notes
Date is shown with "?" on drawing.
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil and ink (8 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304374
Reference Code
CC010.001.011.021.001

Record details

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

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