"Music Cabinet of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Music Cabinet of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and interior top views are shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular cabinet has overhanging top with molded edge; tall case with two doors; and four short tapered legs with brass cuffs. Pilasters have painted floral garland decoration; doors have a central painted motif of a basket of flowers. The left side of the interior has trays; the right side has drawers. Title and notes on cabinet features are handwritten in pencil; handwritten in red is "275." Right side of paper has been cut off.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cabinets (case furniture)
case furniture
music cabinets
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 5/8 x 4 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.001.011.002

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