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Scrapbook -- Tables, Chests, Mirrors, Pianos

CC010.004.014 (RS226740)

Description

Untitled scrapbook. Scrapbook has brown fabric cover. "SB" is handwritten on spine. Scrapbook contains 138 pages, 55 of which are blank. The materials in this scrapbook document tables, chests, chairs, mirrors, and pianos. There is no table of contents. The bulk of the materials are clippings from periodicals and newspapers. Many of the chairs were, at the time, owned by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. While most of the furniture depicted dates from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, there ae earlier pieces as well as modern reproductions. Three design drawings on trace are also included. Digital images of these drawings are attached to this record.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 scrapbook (12 1/2 x 10 1/4 x 2 inches)
Dimensions
12 1/2x 10 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
12 1/2x 10 1/4x 2(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 251.3
GUSN
308564
Reference Code
CC010.004.014

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Compiler)
Possibly Irving & Casson (Compiler)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Compiler)
Descriptive Terms
chairs (furniture forms)
furniture
mirrors
pianos
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
scrapbooks

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