"Oak Bulletin Board in Trophy Room Yale Gymnasium"

Description

Design drawing titled "Oak Bulletin Board in Trophy Room Yale Gymnasium" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view is shown. Bulletin board has wooden frame with arched pediment; frieze; and rectangular body atop two block feet. Carved ornamentation includes: quatrefoils and anthemions on arch; central medallion of garlands surrounding a lamp on arch; astragal and egg-and-dart moldings on frieze; and central panel on body with astragal molding. Title, dimensions, scale and "11532" are handwritten. Also handwritten are: "N.Y. 6738" and "Factory Order 25110."

Details

Descriptive Terms

bulletin boards
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil on trace (6 3/8 x 4 1/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.015.005.002

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Other Organizations

Yale University

Description Level

Item