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"Chest of Drawers of Mahogany"

CC010.001.012.046.004 (RS237907)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers of Mahogany" rendered in pencil and colored pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with rounded front corners and molded edge; three drawers with bail handles and key escutcheons; curved skirt with carved volutes; canted stiles stiles with carved ornaments at top; and carved scroll toe feet extending from stiles. TItle, design notes, and "Mrs. MacVeagh" 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 and colored pencil (10 x 8 inches)
Dimensions
10x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307183
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.046.004

Record details

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

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