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"Bureau"

CC010.001.012.029.005 (RS237929)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top; four drawers in a two-over-two arrangement; round pulls on upper drawers and bail handles on lower drawers; square stiles; molded rectangular panels on sides; straight skirt; and simple bracket feet. Rectangular mirror with narrow frame and gently curved top is attached to dresser by two scrolling support arms extending from shaped backboard. Title and "406" 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 ink (8 3/4 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/4x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307111
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.029.005

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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