"Sideboard of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style sideboard with serpentine front; top with molded edge; top tier with carved rosettes framing two shallow drawers and central panel with fluting and carved stalks of wheat; lower tier with reeded stiles, two deep drawers and recessed central compartment with two doors; reeded tapered legs terminating in spade feet. Drawers have oval brasses and bail handles; lower drawers have keyhole escutcheons. Title is handprinted in pencil; handwritten in red is detail number "3011."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Neoclassical
Federal
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (11 3/8 x 11 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.011.001

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

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