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Portfolio -- "Italian Renaissance"

Description

Portfolio titled "Italian Renaissance" with brown paper covers, dark gray fabric spine and brown fabric ties. Title is printed in gold on spine. Label and stamp inside front cover identify portfolio as being from the Shaw Furniture Co. of Cambridge, MA. Portfolio contains five photomechanical prints depicting two interiors and three heavily carved chests and cabinets. Legends in Italian on some of the prints note the locations and date the work depicted as dating from the Italian Renaisaance in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

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Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1994
Physical Description
1portfolio (10 x 8 x 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
10x 8 (HxW) (inches)
Dimensions
10x 8x 3/4(HxWxD) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
312725
Reference Code
CC011.001.003.006

Record details

Originator
Shaw Furniture Company (Cambridge, Mass.)
Descriptive Terms
Italian Renaissance-Baroque styles
Renaissance
cassoni
chests (case furniture)
furniture
Material Type
photomechanical prints
portfolios (containers)

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