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Folding Screen

CC010.001.007.020.001 (RS233161)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Folding screen has three panels, each of which has rectangular frame with domed crest rail; four columnar supports with turned finials and carved acanthus leaves at bottom; casters; fabric or leather covering with single row of metal tacks along all edges and forming a three by four grid on screen; and metal tacks forming a fanlight-like motif within arches at top. "12317" is 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 (8 1/2 x 8 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/2x 8 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306519
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.020.001

Record details

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

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