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Watercolor -- Desk

CC011.011.001 (RS242252)

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective view of a desk is shown. Rectangular desk has upper recessed storage compartment with flat top and concave curved sides housing eight pigeonholes arranged in two tiers; overhanging top with molded edge; two drawers with bowed fronts flanking each side of shallow center drawer; tapered square legs with carved elements at top and bottom; and tapered feet.

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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
2014
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (5 3/8 x 6 1/2 inches)
Dimensions
5 3/8x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314671
Reference Code
CC011.011.001

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries)
Possibly Irving & Casson
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co.
Descriptive Terms
desks
writing desks
Material Type
design drawings
perspective views
renderings (drawings)

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