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"Writing Table Painted Grey-Green & White"

CC010.001.010.032.005 (RS236625)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table Painted Grey-Green & White" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style writing table has rectangular case with rounded front corners; conforming top with molded edge; shallow backsplash with concave ends; two drawers with bail handles; carved or painted bellflowers on front corners; four tapered fluted round legs with carved turned ring at top and ring cuffs; and turned ovoid feet. Title, design notes, "11513" and "H. L. Pratt 501184" 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 inches)
Dimensions
4 5/8x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305994
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.032.005

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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