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"Low Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.004.009.005 (RS239720)

Description

Design drawing titled "Low Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular table has overhanging top with molded rim and serpentine shape on all four sides; apron with serpentine bottom edge that flows continuously into cabriole legs; carved scrolled toe and peg feet; and carved ornamenation including acanthus leaves and bellflowers on knees and foliate motifs and volutes on apron. Title, design notes, "for E. C. Stanwood" and "11557" 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 (5 1/8 x 3 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/8x 3 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306110
Reference Code
CC010.001.004.009.005

Record details

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

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