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"Bureau Painted"

CC010.001.012.046.003 (RS237911)

Description

Design drawing titled "Bureau Painted" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; four drawers; square stiles with painted bellflowers; straight skirt; and tapered fluted cylindrical feet with carved tops. Title, dimensions, "J. J. Astor 28090" and "11960" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1912, undated
Date Notes
John Jacob Astor died in 1912.
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (4 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
4 5/8x 5 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307182
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.046.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)
Other People
Astor, John Jacob, IV, 1864-1912
Descriptive Terms
chests of drawers
dressers (cupboards)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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