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"Library Table of English Oak"

CC010.001.010.018.001 (RS236556)

Description

Design drawing titled "Library Table of English Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Library table has overhanging top with molded edge; eight square carved stiles followed by turned and carved spheres, square carved blocks, and bun feet; two drawers with bail handles on each side; shallow center apron with curved lower edge and carved center ornament; and lower shelf on each side. Title, design notes, "Stock 48835" and "1418" 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 (4 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305934
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.018.001

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
library tables (writing tables)
writing tables
Material Type
design drawings
sketches
Related Items
Desk #1418

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