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Chest of Drawers

CC010.001.012.046.005 (RS237874)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has serpentine front with canted corners; conforming overhanging top; carved wreath and foliage on frieze; three narrow drawers on each side of center cupboard and three wide drawers below; two hinged cupboard doors with carved scrolling trim; canted stiles with carved ornaments at top; curved skirt with carved volutes and foliage; short cabriole legs with carved knees; and scroll toe feet with pegs.

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 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
8x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307189
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.046.005

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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