"Serving Table"

Description

Design drawing titled "Serving Table" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Chippendale-style rectangular server has top with gadrooned edge; apron with gadrooned lower edge and carved center dropped shell with garland surround; four tapered legs with ornate carved acanthus leaves and scrolling foliage terminating in large hairy paw feet. Title, "E. S. Draper 46943" and dimensions are handwritten in pencil; also handwritten in red is "3406."

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (3 7/8 x 8 1/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.025.005

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