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"Chest of Drawers Mahogany & Inlay"

CC010.001.012.058.004 (RS238059)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers Mahogany & Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Bowfront chest has overhanging top; shallow backboard; six drawers in a two-over-four arrangement; round pulls on top drawers; bail handles on four lower drawers; square columnar stiles with inlaid bellflowers and stringing; straight skirt; and tapered square feet. Title and design notes 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 pencil (5 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
5 1/2x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307238
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.058.004

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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