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"Oak Library Table"

CC010.001.010.020.001 (RS236624)

Description

Design drawing titled "Oak Library Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; two additional plans show placement of stretchers, legs and drawers. Renaissance Revival-style library table has overhanging top with molded edge; apron with carved scrolling pattern; four large legs with ring and ovoid turnings; two shallow drawers in side apron; and two C-shaped stretchers between front and back legs connecting to a straight center stretcher. One leg displays elaborate carving while the other is shown plain. Title, design notes and "For Mrs. Hoppin" 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 (10 3/4 x 9 inches)
Dimensions
10 3/4x 9 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305937
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.020.001

Record details

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

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