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"Toilet Table of Prima Vera"

CC010.001.012.052.005 (RS238044)

Description

Design drawing titled "Toilet Table of Prima Vera" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; two drawers on each side of deep center cupboard with one hinged door; one wide and deep drawer below; square stiles; straight skirt; and bracket feet. All surfaces except lower drawer have carved; motifs including scrolled garlands on drawer fronts, interlaced chain on stiles and foliate wreath with swags and garlands on cupboard door. Title, design notes, "Mrs. Gratwick 12202" and "11903" 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 1/4 x 4 5/8 inches)
Dimensions
4 1/4x 4 5/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307213
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.052.005

Record details

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

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