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"Chest of Drawers"

CC010.001.012.049.005 (RS237910)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has ovolo front corners; overhanging top with molded edge; removeable glass top; five drawers in a two-over-three arrangement; round pulls on top drawers and bail handles on lower drawers; carved, inlaid or painted kylix between two top drawers; projecting round columnar front stiles with vasiform turning at top of plain column; and ovoid turned feet with rings. 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 ink (5 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/4x 5 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307198
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.049.005

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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