"China Cabinet of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "China Cabinet of Mahogany" rendered in pencil and watercolor. Front view is shown. Background of a paneled wall is in pencil only. China cabinet has carved cornice; upper section with four shelves behind Chippendale-style glass doors with muntins forming lozenge shapes; lower section with two doors with large inlaid ovals; four short tapered round legs with brass feet. Title is handprinted beneath drawing. Embossed on lower left corner is: "Return to / A. H. Davenport Co. / 96 Washington St. / Boston, Mass."

Details

Descriptive Terms

china cabinets
cabinets (case furniture)
Chippendale
renderings (drawings)
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (14 5/8 x 10 5/8 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.002.001.002

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
design drawings

Description Level

Item