"Oval Somno of White Maple"

Description

Design drawing titled "Oval Somno of White Maple" rendered in pencil on trace. Perspective view is shown. Neoclassical-style oval somno or night table has overhanging top with molded edge; one cabinet with round pull below; lower shelf; four tapered square legs with carved cuffs at top; and brass feet. Title, design notes, "11713" and "For J. W. Hollister 17692" are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

night tables
Neoclassical
somnoes
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (4 1/2 x 3 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.014.001.007

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item