"Old Clock of Mahogany & Inlay"

Description

Design drawing titled "Old Clock of Mahogany & Inlay" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and side views are shown. Chippendale-style tall-case clock has inlay trim on hood and upper panel of trunk section; recessed rectangular panel on trunk door; and plain base with cyma-curve skirt and bracket feet. Title, dimensions, and design notes are handwritten in pencil. Also handwritten are: "Robert Brown Mens Et Det. May 4 1906," "From an old clock works by Houston of Johnson[sic] Scotland," "Colored sketch of this by G. B. P.," and "11392."

Details

Descriptive Terms

clocks
tall case clocks
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (12 x 7 1/2 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.015.002.001

Record Details

Originator

A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item