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Work Table

CC010.001.004.018.004 (RS239707)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view of work table with lid open is shown. Neoclassical-style work table has hinged rectangular top; two rectangular drop leaves; three drawers with round pulls; ring turned stiles; four tapered reeded legs with ovoid and ring turnings at top and botton; ball-and-claw feet; and silk work bag. Interior compartment has eight divided cubbyholes. Design notes and "For W. L. Mellon" are handwritten on drawing. W. L. Mellon refers to William Larimer Mellon, Sr. of Pittsburgh, PA.

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 ink (6 1/4 x 6 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/4x 6 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306135
Reference Code
CC010.001.004.018.004

Record details

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

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