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"Chifonnier"

CC010.001.012.044.004 (RS237865)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chifonnier" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular chest has overhanging top; cupboard with two hinged doors followed by four drawers with bail handles; straight skirt; square stiles with twisted rope molding and corner blocks with carved rosettes at top and bottom; and short cylindrical feet with carved caps. Title and design notes 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 pencil (8 5/8 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 5/8x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307171
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.044.004

Record details

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

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