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"Chest of Drawers"

CC010.001.012.044.002 (RS237961)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; shallow backboard with shaped ends; four drawers with bail handles in a two-over-two graduated arrangement; key escutcheons on lower drawers; straight skirt; square stiles; and tapered square feet with cuffs. Simple two-shelf book rack is hung on wall above chest. Title and dimensions 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 pencill (7 1/2 x 6 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 6 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307169
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.044.002

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Descriptive Terms
bookshelves
chests of drawers
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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