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"Bureau White Mahogany Painted Decoration"

CC010.001.012.020.002 (RS237836)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau White Mahogany Painted Decoration" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Bureau has serpentine front; overhanging top; five drawers with bail handles and oval backplates in a two-over-three arrangement; key escutcheons on lower three drawers; painted stringing and quarter fans on all drawer fronts; straight skirt; and French bracket feet. Title, design notes, "for J. C. Hoagland / 31778" and "11583" 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 (6 3/4 x 5 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/4x 5 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307061
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.020.002

Record details

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

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