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"Chest of Drawers"

CC010.001.012.047.001 (RS237940)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; shallow backboard with concave ends; seven drawers in a two-over-five arrangement; branch veneer on drawer fronts; bail handles; key escutcheons on five lower drawers; straight skirt with molded edge; square fluted stiles with carved bellflowers at top; and tapered fluted feet with casters. Title, design notes, "R. S. Webster See De 1730" and "Det Dec. 21 -1905 - K" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1905-12-21
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (6 x 4 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
6x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307184
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.047.001

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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