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"Chest of Tray Drawers"

CC010.001.012.054.001 (RS237926)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Tray Drawers" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top; one drawer with two bail handles; cabinet below with two hinged doors and tray drawers within; square stiles; tapered square feet and casters; and recessed rectangular compartment on top with two shallow drawers. Rectangular mirror with arched top is attached at base to top compartment. Inlaid or carved oval patera on cabinet door front. Title, design notes, "G. Sykes 37805 / E. K. Dunham 38229" and "Det 7117" 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 (7 1/2 x 4 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
7 1/2x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307219
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.054.001

Record details

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

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