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"Chippendale Writing Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.010.023.001 (RS236560)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chippendale Writing Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Writing table has overhanging top with molded edge; apron with molded lower edge and carved or inlaid geometric motifs, three drawers in apron on one side and retractable slides at each end; tapered square legs with carved or inlaid ornamentation; and block feet. Title, "7992" and "G. C. King 49369" 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 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305948
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.023.001

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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