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1995 Acquisitions -- 1 of 3

Description

This series includes ten designs for textiles and furniture. Three of the designs are known to be by A. H. Davenport Co. (1880-1914); it is presumed that six additional drawings are their work as well. One remaining drawing is by Henry A.Turner & Co. One design is rendered in watercolor; the other drawings are in pencil.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1973
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1995-10-24
Physical Description
1 folder containing 1 watercolor rendering and 9 pencil drawings; ca. 1 linear foot
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Series
Custodial History
It is not known when or from whom the donor acquired the items.
GUSN
310955
Reference Code
CC011.002

Arrangement

Items are arranged by medium and then by type of object depicted. One pencil drawing by another firm (Henry A. Turner & Co.) is placed at the rear. Titles given by the original creators of items are enclosed by quotation marks.

Record details

Originator
Henry A. Turner & Co.
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Possibly Irving & Casson
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.
Material Type
design drawings
renderings (drawings)
sketches

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