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CC011.001.002.003 (RS242125)

Description

This file consists of 47 drawings rendered in pencil on trace. Drawings depict a variety of furnishings manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, or their successor Irving and Casson - A H. Davenport Co. Some drawings are more developed and contain information such as measurements; other drawings are very rough sketches. Types of furnishings depicted include flower boxes and stands, pianos, desk accessories such as paper cases and pen holders, globes and stands, radiator covers and screens. Three customer names were noted: Chicago Club (Chicago, IL); Duquesne Club (Pittsburgh, PA); and Knickerbocker Trust Co. (New York, NY).

Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1 folders containing 47 pencil drawings on trace
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
GUSN
311021
Reference Code
CC011.001.002.003

Record details

Originator
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Irving & Casson
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.
Descriptive Terms
cheval fire screens
containers for writing equipment
folding screens
gates
globes (cartographic spheres)
pen trays
pianos
plant stands
planters (containers)
screens (furniture)
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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