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"Bureau"

CC010.001.012.026.002 (RS237892)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top with ovolo corners; narrow backboard with concave corners; four drawers in a two-over-two arrangement; bail handles; reeded columnar front stiles; straight skirt; and short tapered round front legs. Rectangular mirror has arched crest and is supported by two reeded columnar supporting arms which attach to backboard.Title and "4 - 4" 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 (7 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307081
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.026.002

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)
mirrors
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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