"Sideboard of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular sideboard has splashboard with concave curved corners; overhanging top; three upper drawers; and a large central compartment below flanked by two drawers on either side; straight skirt; and six tapered legs with brass feet. Drawers have round brass pulls. Central compartment with sliding doors and interior shelves on left side. Title, dimensions and design notes are handprinted in pencil. Also handwritten is "Detailed by Mr. Barnes (?) Feb. 27, '06" and "for Peter Kerr Rec'd. July 12th 1906."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (10 3/8 x 8 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.006.003

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