"Sideboard of Mahogany Inlay & Branch Veneer"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-294508

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany Inlay & Branch Veneer rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style D-shaped sideboard has splashboard with concave curved corners; overhanging top; four central drawers which project slightly flanked by two compartments with doors; and six tapered square legs. Center panels on splashboard and above drawers have inlaid kylix and garland motifs; inlaid stringing on cabinet doors, drawer fronts and legs; and inlaid bellflowers on legs. Title, "Hepplewhite," and "48088 Sinclair (Whittemore)" are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in red is "756."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Neoclassical
Hepplewhite
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.018.002

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