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"3 Fold Screen of Teak"

CC010.001.007.021.001 (RS233210)

Description

Design drawing titled "3 Fold Screen of Teak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Folding screen has three panels, only one of which is fully drawn. Each rectangular section has border with molded rim and elaborately carved foliate motifs; large Rococo-style foliage and shell carving at top; and lower section with carved shell and foliage framed by scrolling elements. Base of each panel has bracket feet. Title, design notes and "for F. R. Sears Esq. / Dec. 2, 1912 / 14296" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1912-12-02
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (7 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
7x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306521
Reference Code
CC010.001.007.021.001

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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