Press Cupboard

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-294153

Description

Untitled design drawing with two views rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Mannerist or Renaissance Revival press cupboard has two sections. Top section has an overhanging rectangular top with molded edge; two heavy turned columns at front; and a recessed storage compartment with canted sides and a center door. Lower section has a molded top edge; two drawers arranged in one tier; cabinet with two doors below; and molded bottom rim. Cabinet rests on four bun feet. Doors, sides and door fronts are paneled; cabinet has applied split spindles and bosses. Written in red below drawing is "3104."

Details

Array
(
    [0] => cabinets (case furniture)
    [1] => case furniture
    [2] => cupboards
    [3] => press cupboards
    [4] => Mannerist (Renaissance-Baroque style)
    [5] => Renaissance Revival
    [6] => design drawings
)

Descriptive Terms

cabinets (case furniture)
case furniture
cupboards
press cupboards
Mannerist (Renaissance-Baroque style)
Renaissance Revival
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (10 5/8 x 8 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.001.015.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item