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"Writing Table of Mahogany & White Mahogany"

CC010.001.010.024.003 (RS236628)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table of Mahogany & White Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Writing table has rectangular overhanging top with molded edge; shallow apron having two drawers with round pulls; two carved tapered octagonal columnar legs; trestle-style base with four low curved legs with carved scrolls at top and and casters; and white mahogany branch veneer on drawer fronts, legs and apron. On center of table top is a compartment for paper or other supples. Title, design notes, "3687" and "H. L. Pratt 50128 / C. C. Walker 4772 detail a little different" 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 1/8 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/8x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305952
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.024.003

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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