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Writing Table

CC010.001.010.021.002 (RS236522)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown; top plan showing placement of legs is also provided. Rectangular library or writing table has overhanging top with molded edge; eight square carved stiles followed by large tapered round columnar legs, rectangular blocks with carved quatrefoils, and bun feet; one drawer with bail handle on each side of shallow center drawer; foliate and bellflower ornament on center drawer front; curved corner brackets beside center drawer; and lower shelf on each side.

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 ink (9 3/8 x 6 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
9 3/8x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305940
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.021.002

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

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