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Chest of Drawers

CC010.001.012.058.003 (RS237867)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest has overhanging top with molded edge; cupboard with two hinged doors; three drawers with bail handles and key escutcheons; square stiles; straight skirt and tapered square feet with cuffs. Painted or inlaid ornamentation includes: basket with foliate garlands and swags on cupboard doors; bellflowers and stringing on stiles; and stringing on drawer fronts.

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 (5 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
5x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307237
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.058.003

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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