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"Chest of Drawers"

CC010.001.012.055.002 (RS238017)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Queen Anne-style high chest of drawers has upper case with flat top; molded cornice with higher center section; seven drawers in a three-over-four arrangement; key escutcheons on lower drawers; and molded bottom rim.. Lower case has large molded top rim; four drawers in a one-over three arrangement; key escutcheon on top drawer; shaped apron; and cabriole legs with foliate carved knees and pad feet. All drawers have bail handles and bat-wing backplates. Title and "360" 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 1/4 x 6 inches)
Dimensions
8 1/4x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307223
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.055.002

Record details

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

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