"Oak Stand for Globe, Made for C. C. Walker Esq."

Description

Design drawing titled "Oak Stand for Globe, Made for C. C. Walker Esq." rendered in pencil on trace. Side view is shown; a top view of the leg placement is also present. Stand is composed of a circular rim supported by four legs and stretchers. Rim has a molded edge and skirt with carved ornamentation including scrolled acanthus leaves above each leg. Legs and stretchers have heavy spiral turnings; legs terminate in large paw feet. Title, design notes, scale and "11455" are handwritten. Also handwritten are: "J. B. W. Feb 6 - 1907" and "G. B. P. F. H. B. detail."

Details

Descriptive Terms

globe stands
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (12 x 6 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.015.005.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item