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"Dressing Case"

CC010.001.012.029.003 (RS238062)

Description

Design drawing titled "Dressing Case" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Small rectangular bureau has overhanging top with molded edge; shallow backboard; five drawers with bail handles in a two-over-three arrangement; straight skirt; and square stiles extending into legs with cuffed feet. Rectangular mirror with arched crest is secured to backboard by two tapered square columnar arms with ovoid finials. 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 1/8 x 5 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/8x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307109
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.029.003

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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