"Mahogany & Inlay SIdeboard"

Description

Design drawing titled "Mahogany & Inlay Sideboard" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style rectangular sideboard has shallow splashboard with give brass solumns above supporting a shallow shelf or railing; overhanging top; four drawers above four cabinets; and tapered square legs. Drawers have oval brasses and bail handles. Drawer fronts and cabinet doors have inlaid stringing; inlaid ovals on two center doors; inlaid stringing and bellflowers on legs.Title and "J. J. Albright 48893" are handprinted in pencil. Also handwritten in pencil is "Hepplewhite" and in red "7824."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Neoclassical
Hepplewhite
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (7 3/4 x 10 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.018.003

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