"Sideboard of Oak"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Oak" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top view are shown. Rectangular sideboard has splashboard with concave curved corners and arched center; overhanging top with carved molded edge; one tier of three drawers with round pulls; curved skirt; and one shelf below. Case is supported by four turned front legs terminating in bulb-and-ring feet and two rear legs. Center of splashboard has carved basket of fruit; skirt has carved scrolls and center foliage motif; front legs have carved acanthus leaves and quatrefoils. Title, dimensions and design notes are handprinted in pencil. Also handwritten is "Detailed & send to factory - Mar 22, '11 Hollan. - order" and "13661."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.006.002

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