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Scrapbook -- House Exteriors, Gardens and Garden Furniture, Radiator Covers, Wrought Iron

Description

Untitled scrapbook. Scrapbook has red fabric cover and is held together by twine laced through six eyelets. The number "21" is handwritten on spine. Scrapbook contains 50 pages. The bulk of the materials are clippings from 19th century and 20th century periodicals, catalogs, and magazines, such as "Arts and Decoration," "House and Garden," "Country Life," 'Good Furniture," "Furniture Age," "The Architectural Forum," and "The American Architect." The clippings document house exteriors, gardens, garden urns, garden furniture, radiator covers, doorways, and wrought iron pieces such as grilles, door knockers, mounts, and torch holders. Also included in the scrapbook are pages from a George Wragg Ltd. (Manchester, England) sales brochure for a variety of metal work.

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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 (16 x 11 1/2 x 1 inches)
Dimensions
16x 11 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
16x 11 1/2x 1(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
Additional Identification Number
Strong Museum number: 274.22
GUSN
308667
Reference Code
CC010.004.037

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
façades
garden furniture
Material Type
scrapbooks

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