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"Chest of Phil. Teak"

CC010.001.009.003.002 (RS231650)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Phil. Teak" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest has overhanging lift-top lid with rounded front corners; front and back panels that extend beyond side panels; cyma-curve cutouts on bottom of front side panels to form feet; brass bail handles on sides; and recessed front panel with large carved rosette within center circular medallion; and gilding on medallion. Title, design notes, "For A. C. Baldwin" and "Sent to Factory Nov. 6 1905 F. E. J." are handwritten on drawing. Also handwritten is "? { 43277 37056."

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-11-06
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
304508
Reference Code
CC010.001.009.003.002

Record details

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

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