"Serving Table of English Oak"

Description

Design drawing titled "Serving Table of English Oak for C. A. MacGregor" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical-style rectangular server has splashboard with concave corners; overhanging top; one tier of two shallow drawers with bail handles above a cabinet with two doors; and four tapered round legs with cuffs. Center of cabinet doors has carved oval rosette with bow and ribbon garland above. Title, dimensions, design notes and "for C. A. MacGregor Esq." are handwritten in pencil.

Details

Descriptive Terms

servers (sideboards)
Neoclassical
Hepplewhite
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (9 x 5 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.024.002

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