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Flat Top Desk

CC010.001.010.008.004 (RS236602)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular desk has pedestal desk form with top supported at each end by a pedestal of drawers; overhanging top with molded edge; four drawers with bin pulls in each pedestal; retractable sliding writing surface above each top drawer; and rectangular base with molded top rim on each pedestal. Plan of side is also provided and shows a diagonal structure underneath the center section; however, its purpose is not apparent. "3724" is 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 (5 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305912
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.008.004

Record details

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

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