"Serving Table of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Serving Table of Mahogany" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Classical Revival-style rectangular server has top with molded edge; frieze with carved foliage at corners; freestanding scrolled legs with carved acanthus leaves and fluting terminating in large paw feet in front; solid base with molded rim. Title, "J. F. Byers 49439" and dimensions are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten in red is "5022."

Details

Descriptive Terms

servers (sideboards)
tables (support furniture)
Classical Revival (European revival style)
design drawings
sketches

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 3/8 x 9 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.025.003

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