"Sideboard of Mahogany and Inlay for Stock"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1907-10-12

GUSN

GUSN-294552

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Mahogany And Inlay for Stock" rendered in pencil on trace. Neoclassical Hepplewhite-style rectangular sideboard has splashboard with concave corners; two cupboards with adjustable interior shelves flanking a long shallow drawer; concave brackets with inlaid quarter fans beneath drawer; and six tapered square legs with brass feet. Branch veneer on cabinet door and drawer fronts; inlaid bellflowers on legs; satinwood inlay stringing. Title, dimensions, design notes, and " Det. Oct 12 - 1907 J.B.W." are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten in red is detail number "11906."

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Neoclassical
Hepplewhite
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/4 x 7 nches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.020.003

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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