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"Writing Table"

CC010.001.010.033.003 (RS236498)

Description

Design drawing titled "Writing Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular writing table has overhanging top; two drawers with bail handles on each side of a shallow wide center drawer; branch veneer on all drawer fronts; fluted front stiles with carved bellfowers; and four tapered fluted round legs with carved ring turning at top and cuffed feet. Title, design notes, "Det. Dec 20 - 1905 - K" and "E. S. Webster" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-12-20
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (4 3/8 x 6 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 3/8x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
305998
Reference Code
CC010.001.010.033.003

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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