"Queen Anne Low Chest (Walnut)"

Description

Design drawing titled "Queen Anne Low Chest (Walnut)" rendered in pencil on trace and affixed to cardboard. Perspective view is shown. Drawing depicts a Queen Anne-style low chest with blockfront form; overhanging molded top; case with two drawers; shaped front skirt; and tall cabriole legs with shell-carved knees terminating in slipper feet. Title, dimensions and "37667" are handwritten on drawing. Embossed in lower right corner is: "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - Mass."

Details

Descriptive Terms

chests (case furniture)
low chests
blockfront (shape)
Queen Anne Style
design drawings
perspective views

Physical Description

1 design drawing in pencil (9 1/4 x 13 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.002.001.021

Record Details

Originator

Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Designer)

Material Type

design drawings
perspective views

Description Level

Item