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"Dining Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.005.009.002 (RS234508)

Description

Design drawing titled "Dining Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Oval dining table has overhanging top with carved gadrooned molding on edge; straight apron; pedestal support formed of four reeded columns with stepped lower moldings on a large cruciform base; base with carved panels, diamonds and rosettes between four radiating horizontal legs; legs with large scrolled brackets carved with rosettes and foliate motifs; and flattened square feet. Title, design notes, "Mrs. F. B. Knowles" and "Det. June 9 - 1903 J. P. H." are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1903-06-09
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (6 3/8 x 9 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/8x 9 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305799
Reference Code
CC010.001.005.009.002

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
sketches

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