"Sideboard of Chestnut"

Description

Design drawing with two views titled "Sideboard of Chestnut" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Renaissance Revival sideboard has overhanging top with molded edge; case with paneled sides; one tier of three deep cupboards with split baluster-and-ring spindles at each end; and straight skirt. Cupboard doors have geometric carved panels. Case is supported by three vase-ring-and-bulb turned columns terminating in pear feet in front and straight legs and feet in back; acanthus-carved brackets under front skirt; and box stretchers. Middle drawer has two interior tray drawers. Title, dimensions and design notes are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in red is "3251."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Renaissance Revival
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 3/4 x 13 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.003.001

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