"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; two shallow drawers; four freestanding scrolled legs with carved acanthus leaves and fluting terminating in large paw feet in front; backboard; solid base with molded rim. Title, dimensions, "for Mrs. L. C. Hanna" and "Dec. 20 - 1903 F.E.J." are handwritten in pencil.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Physical Description

1 elevation in pencil (5 1/8 x 13 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.002.027.001

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