Skip to content

Search Collections

"Writing Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.010.021.004 (RS236622)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table of Mahogancy" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Rectangular writing table has overhanging top with molded edge; two lyre-shaped side panels with carved volutes atop rectangular bases with paw feet; and stretcher. On top of table is a horizontal middle partition with two compartments for holding paper or other supplies on each side. Title, design notes, "3320" and "American Security & Trust Co. / Washington DC 47185" 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 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
4 7/8x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305942
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.021.004

Record details

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

Browse Collection

Use the links below to browse up and down the collection hierarchy from the current record.

Comments