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"Bureau of Mahogany"

CC010.001.012.030.003 (RS237969)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top with molded edge; five drawers with bail handles in a two-over-three arrangement; key escutcheons on three lower drawerrs; square stiles; and rectangular base with molded top edge. Rectangular mirror has wide frame and is attached to rear of bureau top by two tall shaped 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 pencil (7 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/4x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307114
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.030.003

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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