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Low Chest

CC010.001.012.051.001 (RS237853)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Queen Anne-style low chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; four drawers in a one-over-three arrangement; carved fan on bottom center drawer front; bail handles and bat-wing backplates on other drawers; shaped skirt with two turned drop pendants; and four slender cabriole legs with slipper feet. Title, design notes, "Mahog. for L. S. Conant" and "Det. Jan 26 - 1901" 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 (4 1/2 x 7 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/2x 7 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307204
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.051.001

Record details

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

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