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Watercolor -- "Gold and White Cabinet"

CC011.010.006 (RS242203)

Description

Design drawing titled "Gold and White Cabinet" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Front view is shown; top plan is also provided. Neoclassical-style cabinet on stand has upper case with flat overhanging top with molded edge; wide center section in front flanked by narrow side sections which are slightly recessed; molded pilasters at corners; and molded base. Lower stand has overhanging top; straight apron with molded edges; six round legs wth ring turnings at top and rectangular blocks at base; C-shaped stretcher; and tapered round turned feet. Carved, painted or applied decoration throughout piece including rosettes, foliate garlands and swags, fruit and flower baskets, bows and wreaths, and acanthus leaves. Title and design notes are handwritten on drawing.

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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
2013
Physical Description
1 watercolor rendering (13 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches)
Dimensions
13 1/2x 10 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314698
Reference Code
CC011.010.006

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
Neoclassical
cabinets (case furniture)
cabinets on stands
Material Type
design drawings
renderings (drawings)

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