"Sideboard of Walnut with Panels of Intarsia"

Description

Design drawing titled "Sideboard of Walnut with Panels of Intarsia" rendered in watercolor and pencil. Front view is shown. Renaissance Revival-style sideboard has overhanging top with molded edge and dentil molding below; tri-partite case with three shallow drawers above three lower cabinets; round drawer pulls; four tapered half columns with acanthus leaves and other foliage carved in high relief; rounded bottom molding with carved foliage; and four large paw feet. Cabinet doors have large recessed square panels with intarsia scenes of foliage including pomegranates. Tapestry wall hanging is shown on wall behind sideboard. Title and dimensions are handwritten on drawing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sideboards (furniture)
Renaissance Revival
renderings (drawings)
design drawings

Physical Description

1 watercolor rendering (12 x 13 3/4 inches)

Collection Code

CC011

Collection Name

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

Date of Acquisition

1994

Reference Code

CC011.001.001.002.003.004

Record Details

Originator

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

Material Type

renderings (drawings)
design drawings

Description Level

Item