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"Satinwood Tea Table"

CC010.001.004.021.001 (RS239725)

Description

Design drawing titled "Satinwood Tea Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular tea table has canted corners; removable top of brass and glass with side handles to act as a tray; railing on tray with repeating circular motifs; apron with inlaid stringing; four tapered square legs with inlaid stringing terminating in scrolled feet; box stretchers; and either inlaid or applied brass ornaments including corner rosettes on apron, bellflowers on legs, and other motifs on stretchers. Title, design notes, "#13602" and "With lines of green wood inlay and ornaments of brass"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 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306142
Reference Code
CC010.001.004.021.001

Record details

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

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