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"Writing Table"

CC010.001.010.032.006 (RS236604)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style writing table has rectangular case with ovolo front corners; conforming top with molded edge; one wide shallow drawer; four tapered fluted round legs with cuffs and tapered feet; and carved crosshatch pattern on front corners. Recessed compartment at rear of top has four shallow drawers and seven pigeonholes. Title, design notes, "3400" and "E. D. Adams 46928" 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 3/4 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/4x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305995
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.032.006

Record details

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

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