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"Chest of Drawers"

CC010.001.012.045.006 (RS238015)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; six drawers with bail handles in a two-over-four arrangement; key escutcheons on four lower drawers; straight skirt; square molded stiles with carved bellflowers; carved molding on all drawer fronts; and tapered fluted feet with carved caps and casters. 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 ink (6 x 6 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
6x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307177
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.045.006

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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