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Writing Desk

CC010.001.010.029.003 (RS236519)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Writing desk has rectangular top with molded edge; two drawers with round pulls flanking a shallow center apron; and four molded square legs with cuffs and spade feet. Recessed compartment on three sides of top has short gallery with rounded rear corners, five small drawers, and two bins with sloping lids. Design notes, "11476" and "Made for N. B. Ream / 23 Jan. - 1907" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1907-01-23
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (4 3/4 x 5 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 5 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305978
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.029.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
writing desks
writing tables
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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