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"Chest of Drawers of Mahogany"

CC010.001.012.057.002 (RS238054)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers of Mahogany" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Bowfront chest of drawers has ovolo front corners and overhanging top with molded rim; two shallow drawers above a cupboard with two hinged doors; three drawers below; bail handles on all drawers; fluted round columnar stiles with carved acanthus leaves at top; straight skirt; tapered round front feet and simple bracket rear feet. Title and dimensions are handwritten on drawing; title is partially cut off.

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 (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307231
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.057.002

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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