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"Chest of Drawers of Oak"

CC010.001.012.061.003 (RS237896)

Description

Design drawing titled "Chest of Drawers of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular chest of drawers has overhanging top with molded edge; cupboard with two hinged doors and carved, painted or inlaid diamond motif; three drawers with bail handles and key escutcheons; square stiles with twisted rope molding; and rectangular base with molded rim. Title, design notes, "John Sloane 26089 / S. White 26664" and "11900" 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 pencil (6 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
6 1/2x 4 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
307252
Reference Code
CC010.001.012.061.003

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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