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"Chest of Drawers"

CC010.001.012.058.001 (RS237943)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers" rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest has overhanging top; six drawers with bail handles in a two-over-four arrangement; square columnar stiles; straight skirt; tapered square feet with casters; and bellflower motifs on stiles. A small rectangular tripartite mirror with folding sides attached to a shallow rectangular case with one drawer is atop chest. Title and design notes 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 ink (7 x 6 1/8 inches)
Dimensions
7x 6 1/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307235
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.058.001

Record details

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

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