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"Bureau Mhg. & Inlay"

CC010.001.012.039.002 (RS237842)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau Mhg. & Inlay" rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular bureau has overhanging top with molded edge; four drawers in a two-over-two arrangement; straight skirt; tapered carved feet; and inlaid decoration on center top panel ncluding basket and swags. Rectangular mirror has shaped arched crest and is secured to bureau top by two large braces with concave tops and inlaid foliate motifs, Title, design notes, "A. J. Croll 38389" and "11933" 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 (6 3/4 x 5 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
6 3/4x 5 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307144
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.039.002

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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