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"Mahogany Dining Table"

CC010.001.005.005.005 (RS234520)

Description

Design drawing titled "Mahogany Dining Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown; plan of top is also shown. Round dining table has overhanging top; straight apron with molded rim; tapered columnar pedestal with stepped molding at bottom; cruciform base with concave sides; and large scrolled feet. Table extends to an oval with the addition of center leaves. Drawing also shows a side view of a tapered round leg with ring turnings, brass cuff and a caster; a pair of these legs are hinged at each end to be concealed behind apron when table is not extended to its maximum length. Title, design notes, "7752" and "For Miss. Howes 48729" 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 (9 3/8 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
9 3/8x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305787
Reference Code
CC010.001.005.005.005

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
dining tables
extension dining tables
pedestal tables
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
design drawings

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