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Pencil Drawing -- Bookcase

CC011.002.007 (RS242188)

Description

Untitled sketch rendered in pencil of a bookcase. Front and side views are shown. Rectangular bookcase has flat overhanging top with molded cornice; plain frieze; thee shelves; two glass-paned doors enclosing middle section with open shelves on either side; two recessed rectangular panels on sides; molded bottom edge; rectangular rear feet; and four turned bulb-shaped front feet. Handwritten on drawing but only faintly visible is the following notation: "150 / Mr. P[?] / Ch[?] / Mahogany."

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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 (9 x 11 3/8 inches)
Dimensions
9x 11 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
311106
Reference Code
CC011.002.007

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Descriptive Terms
bookcases
bookshelves
Material Type
design drawings
sketches

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