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"Bureau Painted White"

CC010.001.012.031.001 (RS237854)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau Painted White" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top; three drawers with bail handles and key escutcheons; and rectangular base with molded top edge. Rectangular mirror has wide frame with carved interior molding and is attached to rear of bureau top by two tall shaped brackets with painted floral decoration. 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 (10 1/4 x 7 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
10 1/4x 7 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307122
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.031.001

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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