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"Mahogany Writing Table"

CC010.001.010.031.002 (RS236540)

Description

Design drawing titled "Mahogany Writing Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Writing table has rectangular top with molded edge; two shallow drawers flanking an arched center apron; and four tapered square legs with cuffed feet. Two storage compartments with two vertical slots each at the rear of the top are connected by a low backboard. Title, design notes, "Fisk & Robinson 47335" and "164" 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 5/8 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 5/8x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305988
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.031.002

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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