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"Chest of Tray Drawers of Mahogany"

CC010.001.012.048.003 (RS237915)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Tray Drawers of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown; plan of top is also provided. Rectangular cabinet has overhanging top with ovolo front corners; one tier of two shallow drawers with round pulls; tall cupboard with two hinged doors and interior tray drawers; round columnar stiles with plain top followed by reeded section; straight skirt with molded edge; and tapered ovoid feet with ring turnings. 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 pencil (8 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307192
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.048.003

Record details

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

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