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"Wood Box of Oak"

CC010.001.009.001.001 (RS231652)

Description

Design drawing titled "Wood Box of Oak" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Drawing depicts a rack for holding logs of firewood. Rack has raised rectangular box form with open ends; low front with scrolled arched top and straight apron; end supports with bracket feet and scrolled apron; and four faceted vasiform turned posts with faceted ball finials which lean outward. Painted red and green. Title, design notes, "11296" and "Made for Mr. Croll 41060" are handwritten on drawing.

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 (3 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
3 1/2x 6 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304477
Reference Code
CC010.001.009.001.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
racks (supporting devices)
Material Type
design drawings

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