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"Chest of Drawers of Mahogany"

CC010.001.012.057.004 (RS237906)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded rim; three shallow drawers to left of a cupboard with one hinged door; four drawers; bail handles on all drawers; square stiles with inlaid or painted bellflowers at top; inlaid or painted urn on cupboard door; straight skirt with molded edges; and ball-and-claw feet. Title is 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 (5 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/4x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307233
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.057.004

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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