"Hall Cabinet of Oak"

Description

Design drawing titled "Hall Cabinet of Oak" rendered in pencil and ink on trace. Perspective view is shown. Rectangular cabinet has overhanging top with molded edge; one large drawer with shaped skirt; one lower shelf; flat legs; and backboard that extends from lower shelf above the top to support back of a small recessed shelf. Front of shelf is supported by two turned posts. Front of flat legs and drawer front have decorative carved elements including a central oval cartouche and scrolling foliage. Title is handprinted in pencil. Also handwritten are: "Mr. Swindell 1903," dimensions, and the initials "G. K."

Details

Descriptive Terms

cabinets (rooms)
case furniture
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in ink (8 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.001.005.004

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings
sketches

Description Level

Item