Classical Revival-style sideboard

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-294287

Description

Untitled design drawing rendered in pencil on trace. Front view and top outline are shown. Classical Revival-style rectangular sideboard has top with molded edge; dentil molding beneath; and tri-partite case. Center section has one drawer above two cabinet doors; two bail handles on drawer; and carved square panels on doors. Each side compartment has two carved fluted pilasters with Corinthian capitals flanking a center panel. Center panel has carved kylix with two cornucopias above a frieze with dentil molding and fluting, followed by a rectangular panel with a large carved anthemion. Solid base.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Classical Revival (European revival style)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (12 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.005.001

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