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Pencil Drawing -- China Cupboard

CC011.002.006 (RS242195)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil of a cupboard. Front view is shown. Cupboard has upper case with flat overhanging top; molded edge and cornice; plain frieze; fluted pilasters; three doors with inset glass panels; and three interior shelves. Backboard below upper case has two recessed rectangular panels. Upper case is also supported by two front columns with spiral vasiform turnings. Lower cabinet has molded top edge with carved gadrooning; two doors with rectangular recessed panels and ring pulls; reeded pilasters; base with straight skirt and bracket feet. Handwritten on drawing is "3/4 scale."

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
1995-10-24
Physical Description
1 design drawing in pencil (11 1/4 x 8 7/8 inches)
Dimensions
11 1/4x 8 7/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
311059
Reference Code
CC011.002.006

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Descriptive Terms
cabinets (case furniture)
china cabinets
cupboards
Material Type
design drawings

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