"Buffet of Mahogany"

Description

Design drawing titled "Buffet of Mahogany" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Perspective veiw is shown. Rectangular buffet or sideboard has double pedestal form; overhanging top; two tiers of three drawers with bleached mahogany drawer fronts and round pulls; carved Greek key motif below lower tier; supporting cabinet on base with molded rim at each end; and bleached mahogany panels on cabinet doors. Title and design notes are handwritten on drawing. Embossed at lower left corner is "Irving and Casson / A. H. Davenport Co. / Boston - New York."

Details

Descriptive Terms

buffets (sideboards)
sideboards (furniture)
renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (11 x 15 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.002.003.001

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
perspective views
design drawings

Description Level

Item