"Serving Table"

Description

Design drawing titled "Serving Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style server with curved front has two-tier brass railing in rear; overhanging top; three shallow drawers with ring pulls; and six tapered square legs terminating in carved feet. Inlaid trim includes scrolling floral garland on center drawer front; bellflowers on legs; and stringing. Title, dimensions, "A. L. Farwell 48659" and design notes are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten in red is "7748."

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (6 3/4 x 8 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.023.005

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