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"Chest of Drawers of Oak"

CC010.001.012.060.001 (RS237917)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Rectangular chest has overhanging top; six drawers with bail handles in a two-over-four arrangement; carved or painted diamond motif between two top drawers; sliding shelf with cloth cover between first and second row of drawers; and rectangular base with molded rim. Rectangular mirror with wide frame and molded interior edge is attached to back of chest and supported by two brackets with concave corners.

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 (8 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches)
Dimensions
8 3/4x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307243
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.060.001

Record details

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

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