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"Writing Table"

CC010.001.010.024.002 (RS236504)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Writing table has rectangular overhanging top with molded edge; two lyre-shaped side panels with carved scrolls, volutes and pineapples atop shaped rectangular bases with bracket feet; and center stretcher. On top of table is a backboard with one attached compartment for storing paper or other supplies. Title, "Travelers Ins. Co. 49763" and "11386" 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 (3 3/4 x 8 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
3 3/4x 8 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305951
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.024.002

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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