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"Large Table of Oak"

CC010.001.003.016.002 (RS231624)

Description

Design drawing titled "Large Table of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown; however, drawing has been cut into two pieces between views. Rectangular table has overhanging top with molded and carved edge; supporting panel at each end, each with large foliate carved scrolls and a central cartouche framed by a foliate wreath; two trestle-style bases with bracket feet; shaped front stretcher with strapwork and rosette carving; a support bracket extending from table top to stretcher; and a shallow drawer on either side of the support bracket. Title, design notes and "For John Parkinson Esq." 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 (5 3/8 x 14 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/8x 14 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
306863
Reference Code
CC010.001.003.016.002

Record details

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

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