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"Bureau"

CC010.001.012.029.001 (RS237963)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top; backboard; five drawers in a two-over-three arrangement; bail handles; square stiles with bellflower decoration; straight skirt; and tapered square feet. Rectangular mirror with arched top and decorated frame is secured to backboard by two large scrolling brackets. Title is 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 ink (6 3/8 x 5 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/8x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307107
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.029.001

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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