"A Shropshire Sideboard of Oak and Inlay"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-294276

Description

Design drawing titled "A Shropshire Sideboard of Oak and Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Rectangular sideboard or cupboard has two case sections. Shallow upper case is recessed and has top with molded edge; central section of three open shelves; and flanking storage compartments with doors and open arched area above. Lower case has one tier of three drawers with bail handles; a scalloped skirt; and four straight square legs. Cabinet doors have inlaid diamond-shaped lozenges; drawers have inlaid stringing. Title and dimensions are handprinted in pencil. Also handwritten in red is "11336."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
cupboards
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/4 x 6 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.002.001

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