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"Writing Table of Mahogany and Inlay"

CC010.001.010.033.002 (RS236555)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table of Mahogany and Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular writing table has top with molded edge; two drawers with bail handles on each side of a wide shallow center panel; inlaid bellflowers on front stiles; and four tapered square legs with cuffed feet. Recessed compartment at rear of top has seven pigeonholes, two cupboards, and two bins with sloping lids.Title, "Aug 21 - 1905," "1784 / 47360" and "Charles Nagel / Like 43929?" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-08-21
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/8 x 6 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/8x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305997
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.033.002

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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