"Side Table of Mahogany and Branch Veneer"

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1914, undated

GUSN

GUSN-294623

Description

Design drawing titled "Side Table of Mahogany and Branch Veneer" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical D-shaped server has overhanging top with molded edge; slightly projecting central frieze; two shallow side drawers with branch veneer, oval brasses and bail handles; and six tapered reeded round legs with cuffs. Central frieze has fluting and carved wheat stalks and oval rosettes. Title, dimensions and design note are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten are customer name "Mrs. Appleton" and detail number "45998."

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

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

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.024.001

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