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"Writing Table of Cherry Painted Grey & White"

CC010.001.010.030.004 (RS236499)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table of Cherry Painted Grey & White" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular writing table has overhanging top with molded edge; shallow backboard wtih concave ends; two drawers with bail handles flanking a shallow center drawer; painted belflowers on stiles; and four tapered fluted square legs with cuffs and spade feet. Title, design notes, "3516" and "Mrs. Eleanor Martin 47243" are handwritten on drawing.

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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 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/4x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305985
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.030.004

Record details

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

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