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"Dressing Case of Oak"

CC010.001.012.034.002 (RS237815)

Description

Design drawing titled "Dressing Case of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Dressing case or bureau has cupboard with one hinged door, rectangular recessed panel on door, and sliding trays inside; four drawers with bail handles to left of cupboard; shallow top drawer with carved rectangular panel to its right; and rectangular base with molded rim. Large rectangular mirror with wide frame is attached to rear of bureau top and flanked by tall rectangular supports with narrow top shelves and carved moldings. 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 (8 3/8 x 8 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/8x 8 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307133
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.034.002

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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