"Serving Table of Mahogany and Inlay"

Description

Design drawing titled "Serving Table of Mahogany & Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical D-shaped server with branch veneer has splashboard with center rectangular panel and convex corners; overhanging top; one shallow drawer with round pulls; medial demilune shelf; and four tapered square legs. Inlaid trim includes oval patera on splashboard panel, quarter-fans on drawer fronts and sides, bellflowers on front legs; and stringing. Title, "J. R. Andrews 48186" and design note are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten in red is "7530."

Details

Descriptive Terms

servers (sideboards)
tables (support furniture)
Neoclassical
Hepplewhite
Federal
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (5 1/8 x 5 3/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.022.005

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