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"Writing Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.010.022.003 (RS236510)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Writing table has rectangular overhanging top with molded edge; apron with molded lower edge and carved bellflowers at corners; two shallow drawers with bail handles in front apron separated by shallower center drawer; four cabriole legs with acanthus carved knees and brackets; and scroll toe feet. Title, design notes, "4544" and "J. R. Andrews 48332" 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 (5 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305946
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.022.003

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

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