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Folding Screen

CC010.001.007.020.002 (RS233167)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Folding screen has four panels, each of which has rectangular frame with shaped arched crest rail; fabric or leather covering and rectangular glass panels below each arch; single row of metal tacks along all edges; and metal tacks arranged to form decorative motifs including central cartouche surrounded by scrolling garlands above glass panels and three panels with Romanesque arches below each pane of glass. "Prudential Ins. Co. Pres. Office N. Y. O. 14480" and "2211 / 41310" 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 (8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/4x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306520
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.020.002

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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