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"Double Writing Table"

CC010.001.010.023.002 (RS236593)

Description

Design drawing titled "Double Writing Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Writing table has square overhanging top with molded edge; apron with molded lower edge and carved rosettes on corners; and four tapered round legs with brass cuffs and feet. A partition bisects the table top and has two attached paper storage compartments on each side. A lamp with two gooseneck arms is mounted at center of partition with one light overhanging each side of the table. Title, design notes, "11320" and "Nat. Shawmut Bank 49620" 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 5/8 x 9 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 5/8x 9 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305949
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.023.002

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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