"Corner Washstand of Mahogany with Painted Decoration"

Description

Design drawing titled "Corner Washstand of Mahogany with Painted Decoration" rendered in pencil on trace. Front and top views are shown. Neoclassical-style cabinet has a triangular form with a kdiney-shaped front; overhanging top with glass covering; one tier of two shallow drawers, each with two round glass pulls; deep cuboard with two doors, each with one round glass pull; four tapered square legs terminating in block feet; and painted decoration on stiles and drawer fronts. Rectangular mirror in wood frame is attached to top. Title, dimensions, design notes, "46437" and "G. G. Rice Esq." are handwritten on drawing. Also handwtitten are "Detailed Feb 2 - 1905 J. P. H." and "Det 4010."

Details

Descriptive Terms

washstands
corner cabinets
Neoclassical
design drawings

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (8 3/4 x 6 7/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC010

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

CC010.001.014.003.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

design drawings

Description Level

Item