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Cheval Screen

CC010.001.007.018.004 (RS233118)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Cheval screen has rectangular screen frame with arched crest. Screen is held by two reeded columnar poles with cylinder and ring turnings and pineapple finials; poles rest on a trestle base. Design notes, "Mar. 19, '12," "U. B. T." and "for Mr. John A. Kelly Jr." are handwritten on drawing. U. B. T. refers to Union B. Twitchell, a draftsman working for A. H. Davenport Co.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1912-03-19
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (3 3/8 x 4 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
3 3/8x 4 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306514
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.018.004

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Twitchell, Union B. (Draftsman)
Descriptive Terms
cheval fire screens
screens (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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