"Sideboard of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Rectangular sideboard has splashboard; two drawers with arched opening below on each side; central section of three drawers with straight skirt and scrolled c-shaped brackets below; six tapered square legs with cuffs. Ornamentation includes carved scroll at top of arch openings; branch veneer on splashboard, sides, and side drawer fronts; string inlay on all drawers; inlaid bellflowers on legs; and inlaid rosettes on splashboard corner panels. Title, dimensions, design notes, and "J. E. Palmer 48959" are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in red is "7853."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Neoclassical
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.014.003

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

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