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"Large Bureau"

CC010.001.012.029.004 (RS237846)

Description

Design drawing titled "Large Bureau" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top with molded edge; shallow backboard; seven drawers with bail handles in a three/three/one arrangement; square stiles; straight skirt with molded bottom edge; and large bun feet. Rectangular mirror has arched crest and is attached to backboard by two tall reeded tapered columns with ball 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 pencil (9 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
9x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307110
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.029.004

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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