"Sideboard of Mahogany (inlaid)"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-294543

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany (inlaid)" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style sideboard has splashboard with center and end rectangular panels; overhanging top; curved end cupboards flanking three central drawers; and six tapered square legs. Inlaid trim includes fruit baskets on splashboard and center drawer panel; and stringing thoughout. Branch veneer is used on cupboards doors, drawer fronts, and splashboard end panels. Title and design notes are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in red is "Detail No 12658."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Neoclassical
Hepplewhite
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.019.002

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