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"Library Table of Mahogany"

CC010.001.003.014.002 (RS231558)

Description

Design drawing titled "Library Table of Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular table has overhanging top with molded edge; apron with two shallow drawers and curved brackets at ends; lower shelf with molded edges; and supporting panel at each end. Each shaped supporting panel has two very large scrolls carved with foliage and paw feet; central cartouche with "19" and "02" carved on either side; and carved trestle-style base with bracket feet. Title, design notes, "#4" and "309" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1902, undated
Date Notes
Date based on date shown on supporting panel in drawing.
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in ink (7 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/4x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306851
Reference Code
CC010.001.003.014.002

Record details

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

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