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Cabinets, Stands and Chests

CC011.004.001 (RS243436)

Description

This file consists of 21 sketches rendered in pencil. Drawings depict case furniture manufactured by A. H. Davenport Co., Irving and Casson, or their successor Irving and Casson - A H. Davenport Co. A few drawings are more developed and contain information such as measurements; however, the vast majority of the drawings are very rough sketches. Some of the sketches are in fragile condition. Types of furnishings shown include cabinets, china cabinets, corner cabinets, hanging wall cabinets and chests. No customer names are noted. Digital images of a selection of sketches from the file are attached to this record.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection II
Collection Code
CC011
Dates
1880-1973, undated
Date of Acquisition
1995
Physical Description
1 folder containing 21 pencil sketches
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
File
GUSN
313793
Reference Code
CC011.004.001

Record details

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

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