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"Chest of Drawers"

CC010.001.012.044.003 (RS237878)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers" rendered in ink on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; six drawers with bail handles in a two-over-four graduated arrangement; carved swags and garlands between top two drawers; key escutcheons on lower drawers; straight skirt; square front molded stiles with carved bellflowers at top and carved rosettes in bottom corner blocks; and small carved feet. 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 ink (8 3/8 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/8x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307170
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.044.003

Record details

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

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